Gorakhpur hospital deaths: The government suspended Rajeev Mishra, principal of the college, for negligence in delaying the release of payment to the supplier of oxygen to the hospital, and ordered a high-level inquiry.[...]
Gorakhpur hospital deaths: On Friday afternoon, after the deaths were reported, the hospital administration paid about Rs 20 lakh. According to Pushpa Sales, the total pending dues is now about Rs 40 lakh.[...]
A spike in infant deaths at an Uttar Pradesh hospital has left India in uproar. Parents have said bottled oxygen supplies ran out because of unpaid bills. Authorities claim the ailing children died from "natural causes."[...]
Parents of at least 35 children who have died in a hospital in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh alleged that the fatalities were due to the lack of oxygen supply.[...]
There are just six first referral units in the whole district which has a population of nearly 45 lakhs. There is just one sick new born care unit and only three new born stabilization units in the whole district.[...]
TheTribune: LUCKNOW:The principal of Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College, Rajiv Mishra, has been suspended with immediate effect for “irresponsible behaviour” in not being prompt with making payments to the company supplying oxygen to the hospital. Uttar Pradesh’s Minister for Medical Education Ashutosh Tandon made this announcement at a press conference after a lengthy review meeting with doctors and officials concerned.[...]
Payments to supplier not made; BRD College Principal suspended[...]
The Congress on Saturday lashed out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for the death of 60 children due to shortage of oxygen in his home town Gorakhpur.[...]
At least 64 children have died over six days at a government hospital in northern India that suffered oxygen shortages, officials said Saturday.[...]


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