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BRD Medical college

Yogi Adityanath blames hospital's 'politics' for UP infant death tragedy

More than 60 children had died at government hospital within a week in August 2017 allegedly because it ran out of oxygen cylinders.

27 Aug 2018 7:57 AM

Inmates of old-age home run by NGO involved in Deoria case undergo medical test

24 girls were rescued from a shelter home in Deoria on August 6 after allegation of sexual exploitation of the inmates came to light.

10 Aug 2018 11:28 AM

Kafeel Khan's brother alleges police laxity in attack probe, writes to president

He alleged that the case was related to BJP MP Kamlesh Paswan and the police were not able to take action against him and his accomplices.

27 Jun 2018 6:34 PM

Gorakhpur doctor’s brother Kashif Jameel recovering post bid on life

Kashif Jameel, 34, a property dealer, was returning home around 11 pm, when some men came on a motorcycle and opened fire at him.

12 Jun 2018 3:26 AM

Charges against doctor diluted

Dr Khan was earlier accused of accepting gratification in the FIR lodged on August 23.

29 Nov 2017 6:31 AM


Don't punish anyone severely: Gorakhpur class 5 student's suicide note to teacher

The student's suicide note read that he had decided to end his life as his teacher had subjected him to harsh punishment.

22 Sep 2017 12:13 PM

UP: ‘Tortured’ by teacher, student, 11, ends life

The police has registered a case of abetment to suicide against the school management and principal.

22 Sep 2017 7:09 AM

Gorakhpur child deaths: Owner of oxygen supplying firm held

There were allegations that the deaths occurred due to a disruption in oxygen supply over unpaid bills to the vendor.

18 Sep 2017 1:42 AM

6 arrests so far in Gorakhpur children deaths case, clerk held

Gorakhpur SSP said, clerk Sanjay Tripathi was arrested from Cantonment police station area and produced in an anti-corruption court in city.

12 Sep 2017 8:31 PM

Gorakhpur losing encephalitis battle

Since 1977, more than 25,000 children have died due to the disease in UP.

04 Sep 2017 2:04 AM


Sharp dip in Gorakhpur kids’ deaths in 2017, says UP government

The number of deaths stood at 5,850 in 2014, 6,917 in 2015 and 6,121 in 2016, the department data said.

04 Sep 2017 1:29 AM

Gorakhpur tragedy: Doctor Kafeel Khan held while trying to flee to Nepal

Dr Khan was removed over allegations that he was involved in stealing oxygen cylinders from the hospital.

03 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

Gorakhpur: Ex-principal of BRD medical college, wife sent to 14 days of custody

Rajiv Mishra was suspended as principal of the medical college on August 12 after the children deaths were reported.

31 Aug 2017 6:47 PM

70 kids die in 4 days in Gorakhpur hospital, 15 due to Encephalitis

It was found that almost five children are kept in one bed, and less warmers were provided at the hospital.

31 Aug 2017 12:20 PM

7 children die of encephalitis in 48 hrs at Gorakhpur's BRD hospital

The BRD Medical College is already under scanner for deaths of over 70 infants at the Gorakhpur hospital in a week in July.

29 Aug 2017 11:11 PM


OBC, SC kids more prone to encephalitis, says study

60 per cent of affected children belong to the OBC category.

28 Aug 2017 1:55 AM

Days after kids’ death, UP woman dies sans oxygen

She was kept waiting for oxygen at emergency ward for almost an hour.

25 Aug 2017 3:00 AM

Gorakhpur kids' deaths: FIR filed against ex-hospital principal, 9 others

Adityanath had formed the committee on August 12, a day after the deaths of children were reported at the hospital. 

24 Aug 2017 5:09 PM

Gorakhpur deaths: Yogi Adityanath for booking six

The chief minister ordered action after receiving the report of the committee headed by chief secretary Rajive Kumar on Tuesday.

23 Aug 2017 1:48 AM

Rahul Gandhi: Gorakhpur is a ‘govt-made tragedy’

Gandhi asked the state government not to attempt a cover up but to take strict action against those responsible for the tragedy.

20 Aug 2017 3:08 AM