COVID-19: Ailing doctor on path to recovery after he put self in danger to save elderly patient

DNA Wednesday, 23 September 2020
While admitted in the ICU, Dr Sanket Mehta, an anesthetist is said to have offered the oxygen support to an elderly patient. This act of selflessness to save the 70-year old, had deteriorated his own health condition and led to respiratory failure, after which he was airlifted to a private hospital in Chennai for further...

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Minister hopeful of agreement with Manchester on Tier 3 [Video]

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Welcome criticism from BJP leaders, PM: Chirag Paswan [Video]

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Chennai: International passengers arrested for smuggling 24K gold paste worth Rs 44.4 lakh

Based on intelligence on gold smuggling, Customs officials in Chennai seized gold paste of 24K purity, weighing 842 grams, valued at Rs 44.4 lakh, from two..
Watch: Gold paste concealed in hair gel tubes seized at Chennai airport [Video]

Watch: Gold paste concealed in hair gel tubes seized at Chennai airport

On October 19, customs officials at Chennai International Airport seized 635 gms of gold worth Rs. 33.3 lakh from 2 passengers under Customs Act. They arrived from Kuwait and Dubai on Sunday night. 16 gold cut bits concealed in vaseline jars and gold paste concealed in 9 hair gel tubes were recovered.

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Chennai: Gold worth Rs 33 lakhs seized from Vaseline, hair gel tubes

Among personal belongings, nine hair gel tubes with the branding 'Well New Wave' were found to be unusually heavy.

Tamil Nadu COVID recoveries touch six-lakh mark, active cases at 44,095

One-fifth of Chennai's population has been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Chennai: Customs seizes 2.88 kg gold worth Rs 1.32 crore, 3 arrested

Twelve bundles (four each) of gold paste weighing 2.77 kg were recovered from their rectum. On frisking, three gold bits weighing 116 grams were also recovered..

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