Gorakhpur tragedy: PIL filed seeking judicial inquiry, financial irregularities cited

Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 17 : A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Allahabad High Court in connection with the Gorakhpur deaths seeking a judicial inquiry in the...

Aug 16, 2017 4:00 AM | Newsscroll

Man whose daughter died in Gorakhpur hospital seeks action against ministers

Gorakhpur, Aug 16 A resident of Bihar's Gopalganj district, whose newborn daughter was among scores of children who died at a state-run hospital here, has approached the police seeking action...

Aug 16, 2017 10:48 PM | Newsscroll

5 more deaths at Gorakhpur hospital; toll since Aug 7 reaches

71(Eds: Adds details; including five deaths since yesterday)Gorakhpur (UP), Aug 16 Five more encephalitis- related child deaths were reported from the Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital since...

Aug 16, 2017 9:39 PM | Newsscroll

Any death due to oxygen shortage,a heinous crime:UP health min

(Rpting after correcting typo in headline)Lucknow, Aug 16 Amid allegations that shortage of oxygen cylinders at a Gorakhpur hospital led to the deaths of scores of children, Uttar Pradesh health...

Aug 16, 2017 4:35 PM | Newsscroll

Any death due to oxygen shortage,a henious crime:UP health min

Lucknow, Aug 16 Amid allegations that shortage of oxygen cylinders at a Gorakhpur hospital led to the deaths of scores of children, Uttar Pradesh health minister Siddharth Nath Singh said today that...

Aug 16, 2017 4:29 PM | Newsscroll

UP: Docs to be deployed in flood-hit areas to check spread of

diseasesLucknow, Aug 16 Teams of medical professionals will be deployed in the flood-hit areas of Uttar Pradesh to check outbreak and spread of diseases, once the water recedes, state health...

Aug 16, 2017 3:51 PM | Newsscroll

Criminal negligence if anyone dies due to oxygen supply shortage: UP Health Min.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), August 16 : Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Wednesday stated that it's a clear case of criminal negligence, if someone dies due to disruption in...

Aug 15, 2017 3:41 PM | Newsscroll

Gorakhpur tragedy: Grieving father files complaint against Health Minister, others

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 16 : Father of a deceased child, who died in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College tragedy, has filed a police complaint against the Health Minister, the...

Aug 15, 2017 12:23 PM | Newsscroll

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy continues, 6 more children die

Gorakhpur/Bengaluru, Aug 14 Six more children have died from encephalitis since Saturday at state-run BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur where the death of nearly 70 of them, including...

Aug 14, 2017 8:49 PM | Newsscroll

UP infant deaths: Cong demands PM apology in I-Day address

New Delhi, Aug 14 The Congress today demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi apologise to the country in his Independence Day address for the death of children at a state-run hospital in...

Aug 14, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll