Order issued to requisite the premises of 21 private hospitals wherein 50 % beds of each hospital will be reserved for COVID patients & treatment under DDSSY; Order to be effective from today; move comes after Hospitals either failed to admit covid p   |   One person injured in Corjuem-Aldona after tree falls on house due to gusty winds and heavy rainfall, injured person shifted to hospital for treatment   |   Public travelling between Charao Island and Bicholim stuck for the last one hour after huge tree collapsed due to gusty winds, hence bringing traffic to a complete standstill   |   State Immunisation Officer, Dr Rajendra Borkar said that all vaccination centres at South Goa except Bali were open while in North Goa, Mayem, Candolim, Porvorim, Corlim, Siolim and Casarvanem were shut; all those missed today can take their vaccination t   |   Goa Airport Director Gagan Malik says 9 flights have been cancelled due to the prevailing weather conditions   |   Govt appoints Prof & Head of Dept of Surgery Dr Jude Rodriguez & Associate Prof Dept of Obst & Gynaecology Dr Ajit Nagarsenkar as Nodal Officers to assist GMC Dean in the day-to-day administration   |   Health Bulletin: 1957 new COVID-19 positive cases, 3512 patients recovered, 30774 active cases, total deaths 2056, Covid deaths reported today 58 ,samples tested today 5571, patients discharged from hospital 209, positivity rate 35.13%   |   Govt is monitoring the commissioning of new 20,000 litres capacity of Liquid oxygen tank at the Old Medicine Block which will be commissioned today evening under the guidance & supervision of CM ,Government of India has also provided us with additiona   |   Regional Meteorological Center-Mumbai issues port warning for Maharashtra-Goa coast due to cyclone Tauktae, instructs ports to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no III (LC III) at all ports from Bankot to Marmugao   |   Covid-19 vaccination drive for 18-45 age group begins in Goa today, vaccine to be administered free of cost across Goa through 35 Govt centers

Hello Dotor

A live interactive consultancy programme on health. Medical experts and doctors from different streams come to the studio and replies to several complexities voiced out by the people from all over Goa through one-way video and two-way audio conversation.

भलायकेचेर थेट प्रक्षेपणांतल्यान केल्ली भासाभाशेची कार्यावळ. वेगवेगळ्या दुंयेसांवेले तज्ञ दोतोर स्टुडियोंत येतात आनी फोनावेल्यान गोंयभरच्या लोकांचे प्रस्न घेवन तांकां जापो दिवन मार्गदर्शन करतात.



Ground Zero Goa


In this episode we speak with Rajdeep Sardesai, Senior Journalist about Covid situation in Goa & across the country. Dr.Pratik Sawant details out how doctors are working in GMC during this pandemic. Goa Pradesh Congress Committee General Secretary Yatish Naik says that government has no moral authority to stay in power. AAP Convener Rahul Mhambre speaks on how Aam Aadmi Party is helping Goan people in this critical time. Mahesh Ghadi, Senior Reporter speaks on Health system in this critical time.

Goa Ahead

Covid Crisis | Goa Ahead

This weeks Goa Ahead, we take a look at precarious situation of Covid in Goa.

Ground Zero Goa


Finally things start materializing in installing Oxygen storage tank of 20000 liters capacity at GMC. The work is at war footing, the monitoring by High Court bears fruit. We take a look at the facility which will be functional from Monday onwards. Dr. Rajendra Borkar shares his thought and the way ahead for vaccination drive for 18-44 age group.The portal saw tremendous response today. In an indepth report Loukik Shilkar takes us on how Oxygen trolleys along with Police escort are transported to maintain pressure level. The process is observed by IAS officers deputed to overlook the entire process. Jit Arolkar, Social Worker from Mandrem briefs us on the Isolation Centers set up with all the facilities required for a covid positive. Is innovative thinking need of the hour?

Special Feature

Ayurveda & Covid | Dr. Tina Dias | Goa Connect

In this episode we chat with Dr. Tina Dias, HOD at Healthway Hospital & Dr. Tina International Healthcare on whether Ayurveda can play an important role in pandemic for pre, during and post covid recovery. She also emphasizes on the time to go back to the traditional modes like Ayurveda so that our body can resists any adversaries in future.

Ground Zero Goa


We are joined again by Adv. Amit Palekar on further analyzing what happens in GMC during early hours when the hospital witness drop in oxygen and patients die. High Court observed co-ordination gap and tried to intervene getting stake holders on one platform to discuss and set up a process. Mukesh Kumar further takes us through what happened today in High Court decoding every single move. Also we are joined by Dr Anil Mehndiratta, Former President IMA-Goa on countering Covid and speaking on state’s preparedness to battle the virus & save Goans. As we wrap up the show we try to find out, whether Amit Shah intervened in settling the tussle between Chief Minister & Health Minister.

Ground Zero Goa


In this episode we speak to Adv. Amit Palekar on their initiative to help covid patients and is there a need to fix responsibility as High Court slams State on handling of Oxygen Crisis. Mukesh Kumar takes us through what happened today in High Court. Also we are joined by Sauvick Mazumdar, CEO – Iron & Steel Business, Vedanta Ltd . The Company has extended support to Goa Govt. with 100 Oxygenated Beds Infrastructure, Liquid Oxygen, Ventilators & Critical Medical Equipment to Combat Covid.

Special Feature

Challenges for Nurses during Pandemic | World Nurses Day | Goa Connect

On the occasion of World Nurses Day, we speak to Kuntal Kerkar, President- Trained Nurses Association of India – Goa Chapter on the challenges during pandemic and on the health infrastructure of the State.

Ground Zero Goa


Watch Dr. Rajendra Borkar speaks on the pace of vaccination and also the apprehensions that are stopping Goans to get vaccinated. We are also joined by our reporters decoding the Oxygen Expose and the political battle brewing between Chief Minister & Health Minister. Before we end the show we take a look at High Court on Covid and Update from Belgavi on the supply of vegetable and other essential goods.

Special Feature

Managing Mental & Physical Health during Covid | Goa Connect

In this episode we speak Managing Mental & Physical Health during Covid with Amita Quenim, Founder- icebreaQers & Head of Department - Mental Health & Richa Shet Talauliker, Dietician.

Ground Zero Goa

Ground Zero on 10th May 2021

In this episode we speak to Dr. Shekhar Salkar on the Covid front and Akash Khaunte, Businessman explaining impact of curfew and the challenges for economy & Business. We also track the latest happenings across state.

Ground Zero Goa

Ground Zero I State Wide Curfew I Day 1

Watch the Reporters decode the impact of State Wide Curfew on Day 1

Special Feature

Can Goa be hub for Medical Tourism in future?| World Red Cross Day |

On the occasion of World Red Cross Day is also known as Red Crescent Day. We speak to Gaurish Dhond, Honorary Chairman-Indian Red Cross Society at Goa on the journey so far and how is the Society helping the needy during these tough times.

Ground Zero Goa

Reporters' Speak on the Happenings of the Day | Ground Zero | 08 May 21

In this episode reporters' speak on the happenings of the day across the state.