OPD services at Lucknow's SGPGI to resume from tomorrow after the hault caused by 2nd wave

Post-COVID clinic and post-COVID e-OPD will also commence at the multi-specialty institute from June 7.

In view of the dwindling infection tallies, Lucknow's premier healthcare centre Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) has announced the resumption of OPD services from June 7. Operational six days a week, the facilities will function in complete adherence with the guidelines and protocols floated by the government. Besides this, post-COVID clinic and post-COVID e-OPD will also commence at the multi-specialty institute from tomorrow.

Negative RTPCR/TrueNat test mandatory to avail of OPD services


As per the schedule given by the institute, OPD will be functional from 9.30 am to 4 pm five days a week, from Monday to Friday. While the service shall remain closed on Sunday, beneficiaries will be permitted till 12:30 on Saturday. In order to avail of services of the hospital, both the patient and the attendant will have to produce either a negative RT-PCR report or a TrueNat test. Additionally, masking and social distancing norms must be strictly followed by all individuals visiting the hospital.

OPD & teleconsultation facilities for post-COVID patients


The officials have mentioned that the post-COVID OPD will only allow patients who were treated at the centre for the infection. Under this initiative, healthcare workers and their families will also be able to get the needed help. Administered and supervised by senior doctors, the facility will provide consultation and other required aids for post COVID problems related to a range of systems, including Pulmonary, Cardiac, Endocrine and Neurology.

Further, teleconsultation service is also provided for patients dealing with post COVID problems. One can call at 0522-2496090 to seek the required help related to issues that succeed COVID infection. If the doctor feels the need to physically examine such a patient, he/she shall be provided with a specific time slot. It has been mandated that such an individual will also have to begin a negative RT-PCR or TrueNat test report, in order to get admission within the hospital.

Lucknow's NimbleQ presents an interactive parent-kid workshop on cryptocurrency for 1-10 graders!

Register ASAP for an hour of fun-filled knowledge session on Sunday, June 27!

As the world recovered from the financial crisis of 2008, we witnessed the emergence of a new form of digital currency. Through the past decade, this decentralised virtual money has evolved internationally into the dynamic world of cryptocurrency and it carries countless possibilities for the future today!

While this revolution changes its face every day, you can be ahead of the race by starting out early. So if you wish to equip yourself and your kid for the future, Lucknow's NimbleQ is here to guide you with an interactive parent-child (Grade 1 to 10) workshop on cryptocurrency! Register now by clicking here!

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Holistic education takes a leap in Lucknow with booming opportunities for young kids!

It is crucial to address the need for a wholesome pedagogy for young learners of the 21st century.

Technological innovations and inventive thinking together constitute the insignia of a fertile present and a progressive future. While the evolving nature of technology has made it a mandatory skill for younger learners, it is essential to couple it with a financial aptitude and business-driven attitude for assuring sustained growths, today. One must address the need for a wholesome pedagogy for kids of the 21st century, that can provide them with a life crafted as per their innate interests and ambitions!

Join Parent-Child Workshop on ABC of Cryptocurrency- https://bit.ly/2TJqSd8

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Lucknow University students demand a reduction in exam fees through a Twitter campaign!

Labeled 'No exam, no fee', the drive by the distressed pupils of the institute asks for a reduction in the exam fees and course fees.

Amid the ongoing circumstances of the pandemic, Lucknow University had recently announced offline examinations for last year and end-semester students. Expressing discontent over the fees levied by the varsity, a group of students have initiated a social media campaign on the microblogging site Twitter. Labeled 'No exam, no fee', the drive by the distressed pupils of the institute asks for a reduction in the exam fees and course fees, given the tumultuous situation of the present day.

As per the schedule released by the university, examinations for last year's students shall commence from August 10 and the examinees are asked to fill forms by July 10.

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Lucknow's Padmashree Mohd. Shahid Stadium to be developed as a centre of excellence for hockey

This step will help to nurture local talent and develop an aptitude for sports in the state, which has a rich history in the game of hockey.

A residential centre of excellence in hockey will soon be established in Lucknow, in a bid to promote the national sport across Uttar Pradesh. Centred at the Padma Shri Mohd Shahid Synthetic Stadium, this advanced academy will be the first of its kind in the state. The UP Director of Sports informed that players who have already appeared in prominent leagues, such as the nationals, will receive training here.

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Lucknow University announces MCQ-format offline exams for final year students

Pupils of other years enrolled in degree and diploma courses will be promoted based on internal marks.

Lucknow University has announced that last-year/end-semester students of all undergraduate and postgraduate programs will have to sit for offline examinations in the upcoming days. As per reports, these assessments will have multiple-choice questions to be solved within a stipulated period of time. Further, pupils of other years enrolled in degree and diploma courses will be promoted based on internal marks, according to the latest decision by the varsity administration.

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Universities in UP directed to send degrees to students by post

The decision ensures that students receive their degrees on time.

The pandemic has affected the education system in a huge way. Even though online classes have replaced physical classes, staying at home for such a long duration has taken away a lot of opportunities from students of schools and colleges alike. In such times, the authorities are trying their best to provide assistance and tackle all the hurdles. And now, in an attempt to timely award degrees to college students, new instructions have been given to universities across UP.

Chancellor of state universities & UP Governor, Andiben Patel has directed Vice-Chancellors of Universities across the state to send college degrees to students by post. The decision was formalised in an online review meeting of two state institutes, Lucknow University and Bathkhande Music Institute Deemed University and ensures that students do not have to run for their degrees.

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All engineering & polytechnic students in UP to take online exams in July!

Virtual assessments for first, second and third-year students shall be conducted in the last week of July.

In view of the easing pandemic situation in Uttar Pradesh, the state technical education department has announced schedules for the students of all years enrolled under it. Reportedly, the authority has stated that the final year students of technical universities and polytechnic institutes would sit for online tests in the third week of July. Besides, the virtual assessments for first, second and third-year students shall be conducted in the last week of July.

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