Gorakhpur

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  • Congress says 175 more children died in Gorakhpur, demands Yogi's resignation

    Congress says 175 more children died in Gorakhpur, demands Yogi's resignation

    The Congress on Saturday said that many more deaths of children have taken place in Gorakhpur's BRD Hospital that has been in the news for the deaths of infants and children since August and demanded the resignation of Uttar Pradesh......

    October 15, 2017
  • 16 kids die at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College in last 24 hours

    16 kids die at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College in last 24 hours

    Sixteen children, including ten infants, died at the Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College in Gorakhpur during the last 24 hours, authorities said on Monday. Of the children who died, ten were admitted in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)......

    October 9, 2017
  • Gorakhpur boy in suicide note: Ask my teacher not to be so harsh

    Gorakhpur boy in suicide note: Ask my teacher not to be so harsh

    Nearly a week after he consumed poison, a class five student of a convent school in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur died at the BRD Medical College on Wednesday. The boy had left behind a suicide note, claiming his teacher was too......

    September 21, 2017
  • 6th accused in Gorakhpur tragedy arrested, 3 at large

    6th accused in Gorakhpur tragedy arrested, 3 at large

    The sixth accused in the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy was arrested on Tuesday even as three others were still on the run, police said. Arrested accused Sanjay Tripathi is an Assistant Clerk at the Baba Ram Das Medical College and Hospital,......

    September 12, 2017
  • 13 more children die in BRD medical college

    13 more children die in BRD medical college

    The spate of deaths continued in the state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital here with 13 more children dying in the past 24 hours, taking the toll to 1,317 so far this year. As many as 13 children, 10......

    September 3, 2017
  • '290 children died at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College this August'

    '290 children died at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College this August'

    A total of 290 children have died in the Baba Raghav Das Medical College here in the month of August, of which 213 died in the neo-natal ICU and 77 in the encephalitis ward, principal PK Singh said. There have......

    August 30, 2017
  • 7 encephalitis cases among 25 children's deaths in Gorakhpur hospital

    7 encephalitis cases among 25 children's deaths in Gorakhpur hospital

    Seven more children have died due to acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur among the 25 deaths from Sunday to Monday midnight, an official said on Tuesday. Principal P.K. Singh said that there......

    August 29, 2017
  • Infant deaths: Gorakhpur hospital's suspended Principal, wife arrested

    Infant deaths: Gorakhpur hospital's suspended Principal, wife arrested

    The suspended Principal of Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur, where more than 60 children, including infants, died in a span of six days, and his wife were arrested on Tuesday from Kanpur by a Special Task Force team,......

    August 29, 2017
  • Gorakhpur tragedy: Top UP bureaucrat removed

    Gorakhpur tragedy: Top UP bureaucrat removed

    Initiating action against officials responsible for the Gorakhpur tragedy in which over 60 children died in five days, the Yogi Adityanath government has removed Additional Chief Secretary (Medical Health) Anita Bhatnagar Jain. The state government acted on the probe report......

    August 23, 2017
  • 'People won't let Rahul Gandhi turn Gorakhpur into picnic spot'

    'People won't let Rahul Gandhi turn Gorakhpur into picnic spot'

    Hours before Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi lands in Gorakhpur to meet the families of children who died at the BRD Medical College, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said people in Delhi are trying to make the......

    August 19, 2017
  • HC seeks response from UP on Gorakhpur deaths

    HC seeks response from UP on Gorakhpur deaths

    The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Friday sought a response from the Uttar Pradesh government on the deaths of over 70 children, including infants, at a hospital in Gorakhpur. The court, while hearing a public suit filed......

    August 18, 2017
  • UP: Floods, Gorakhpur tragedy galvanise opposition into action

    UP: Floods, Gorakhpur tragedy galvanise opposition into action

    The situation arising out of the devastating floods in Uttar Pradesh and the death of scores of children in a state-run hospital in Gorakhpur have suddenly galvanised the opposition Samajwadi Party into action. Thrown out of power by the saffron......

    August 17, 2017
  • Yogi Adityanath flags encephalitis deaths in I-Day speech

    Yogi Adityanath flags encephalitis deaths in I-Day speech

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday stressed the importance of the Swachch Bharat Mission in the eradication of diseases such as encephalitis, which claim the lives of hundreds of children every year. He regretted that children were dying......

    August 15, 2017