Gorakhpur hospital deaths

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  • Congress says 175 more children have died in Gorakhpur hospital

    Congress says 175 more children have died in Gorakhpur hospital

    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
  • Fifth accused in Gorakhpur hospital tragedy surrenders in court

    Fifth accused in Gorakhpur hospital tragedy surrenders in court

    An accused in the Gorakhpur hospital deaths on Monday surrendered in a sessions court after getting its permission, which was given after a report from Gulriha police station. Anaesthesia Department head Dr Satish is accused of doing nothing when over......

    September 11, 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
  • UP trying to protect guilty in Gorakhpur deaths: Congress

    UP trying to protect guilty in Gorakhpur deaths: Congress

    The Congress on Friday accused the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government of trying to protect the guilty in the deaths of over 70 children, including infants, at a hospital in Gorakhpur. "BJP government in UP is trying to protect the......

    August 18, 2017
  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Gorakhpur

    Rahul Gandhi to visit Gorakhpur

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will on Saturday visit Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh where more than 70 children have died in the Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital, party sources said on Friday. The deaths have been blamed both on......

    August 18, 2017
  • Oxygen supply interrupted on August 10 night: IMA report

    Oxygen supply interrupted on August 10 night: IMA report

    The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Friday said that its fact-finding team had found oxygen supply was interrupted for a short while on the night of August 10 at Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College in Gorakhpur, leading to more......

    August 18, 2017
  • Congress slams Modi for stand on Gorakhpur deaths

    Congress slams Modi for stand on Gorakhpur deaths

    The Congress on Wednesday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for what it said was "equating Gorakhpur hospital deaths with natural calamity" and said he should instead have apologised to the countrymen. The Congress also demanded a probe supervised......

    August 16, 2017
  • Death of a Sister

    Death of a Sister

    The canker of the healthcare malaise has permeated from Kolkata’s Dhakuria to Salt Lake. The Advanced Medical Research Institute (AMRI) has disgraced itself again, indeed by according short shrift to the Hippocratic oath. This time it wasn’t a fire accident......

    August 15, 2017
  • Callous, criminal

    Callous, criminal

    There would be a hypocritical ring to attempts at self-adulation on the 70th anniversary of Independence when headlines scream about negligence-triggered deaths in a Gorakhpur hospital. Worse is the state government’s deliberate underplaying the tragedy, and the Centre offering a......

    August 15, 2017
  • UP notifies panel to probe Gorakhpur tragedy, report in 5 days

    UP notifies panel to probe Gorakhpur tragedy, report in 5 days

    The Uttar Pradesh government late on Monday night formed a committee headed by Chief Secretary Rajeev Kumar to probe the death of children at the Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College in Gorakhpur over the past one week. Notification of......

    August 15, 2017
  • NHRC issues notice to UP on Gorakhpur hospital deaths

    NHRC issues notice to UP on Gorakhpur hospital deaths

    The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on the deaths of over 60 children in a government hospital in Gorakhpur and called for a detailed report. It also asked for information......

    August 14, 2017