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Ban on tobacco products near educational institutions comes into force in WGH

TURA | June 30, 2019:

In a welcoming move, the district administration of West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya has banned all tobacco related items from being sold near any educational institutions.

This was informed by the deputy commissioner of WGH, Ram Singh, though a communiqué.

Pvt hospitals in Shillong to be empanelled under MHIS-IV

SHILLONG | April 17, 2019:

Health and Family Welfare Minister, Alexander Laloo Hek informed that all the private hospitals in Shillong city would be empanelled for implementing the MHIS-IV within this month.’

Another 13 cases of JE detected in West Garo Hills, emergency meeting called

TURA | June 19, 2019:

Days after a medical alert was sounded in West Garo Hills following the detection of two cases of Japanese Encephalitis (JE), the number has gone up to 15 with most of the cases being reported from the district headquarter of Tura.

NEIGRIHMS beats renowned hospitals like AIIMS to bag Kayakalp award

Shillong News Desk | Shillong, April 16, 2018:

The North East Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Science (NEIGRIHMS) in Shillong was awarded the Kayakalp award by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India for the year 2017-2018.

Govt sounds medical alert following JE outbreak in Garo Hills

SHILLONG | June 20, 2019:

The Meghalaya Government has sounded a medical alert in view of the Japanese Encephalitis (JE) outbreak in Garo Hills region of the state.

Coronavirus outbreak: Medical students studying in China return to Meghalaya

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Shillong, Feb 03:

In view of the outbreak of the mysterious Novel Coronavirus (nCoV), the medical students who are pursuing their studies in China have returned to Meghalaya.

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