At least 30 children die in Indian hospital after oxygen cut

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Children Die In Just 5 Days Inside Hospital Without Oxygen

- flourishnaija.com
13 Aug 2017
As many as sixty children have died tragic deaths inside a hospital that has no oxygen, prompting an outcryover the development. [img]Gorakhpur is the biggest hospital in the district. No fewere than 60 children have died over five days at a government hospital in northern India.The hospital in question reportedly suffered oxygen shortages, officials said Saturday amid ...

Children die in north Indian hospital in 3 days

13 Aug 2017
In this Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 photo, a man holds the lifeless body of his child outside Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Parents of at least 35 children who have died in the hospital over the past three days have alleged that the fatalities were due to the lack of oxygen supply in the children's ward. ...
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Oxygen supply cut', 11 die in Indore hospital Times of India

- timesofindia.indiatimes.com
13 Aug 2017
As the panic spread, administrative officials, politicians and locals rushed to MY Hospital - the largest government medical facility in central India. What added to the worry is the hospital's grim history. MY Hospital's oxygen delivery system has been under scanner since the death of two children who were given nitrogen instead of oxygen in the paediatric OT on May 28, 2016.

Hours, more than 30 deaths later, oxygen supply to Gorakhpur hospital is still to be restored

13 Aug 2017
Government doctors who specialise in treating children in intensive care units said that disruption of oxygen supply can prove fatal. "Oxygen is just like a medicine," said Dr Jayshree Mondkar, head of neonatal intensive care unit, Lokmanya Tilak General Medical College in Mumbai. "If the oxygen delivery to the child is stopped, the baby will turn blue (because of lack of ...
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Hospital Chief Sacked, Oxygen Vendor To Be Probed

- ndtv.com
13 Aug 2017
Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said he is personally monitoring the situation in Gorakhpur, where 63 children, many of them newborns, have died at one hospital in the last five days. The Chief Minister, who briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier in the day, said in Lucknow that he has asked a team of top ministers to ...

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13 Aug 2017
At least 30 children died Thursday and into Friday at a hospital in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh after its supply of liquid oxygen was disrupted over an unpaid bill, officials said. A home ministry spokesman told the Press Trust of India, citing police reports, that 21 of the deaths were directly linked a shortage of oxygen.
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Deaths over five days at India hospital without oxygen

- riyadhvision.com.sa
13 Aug 2017
"We have launched an inquiry and a preliminary report should be out today. Yes, 60 patients have died at the hospital in the last five days but we don't think it's linked to reports of oxygen shortage," Anil Kumar, Gorakhpur's divisional commissioner told AFP.

Sixty Deaths Over 5 Days at India Hospital Without Oxygen

13 Aug 2017
"We have launched an inquiry and a preliminary report should be out today. Yes, sixty patients have died at the hospital in the last five days but we don't think it's linked to reports of oxygen shortage," Anil Kumar, Gorakhpur's divisional commissioner told AFP.
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Ed In 2 Letters Within Gorakhpur Hospital

- mb.ndtv.com
13 Aug 2017
So the 30 children who died this week would have disappeared into that number, causing no alarm except to their families. But for the fact that by Thursday night, the supply of liquid oxygen to the trauma centre, encephalitis wards, as also to the Intensive Care Unit for newborns of Eastern Uttar Pradesh's second-largest hospital had been discontinued in protest against ...

Dr Kafeel Ahmed, the hero who saved lives in Gorakhpur, now removed from hospital duties

13 Aug 2017
The first hospital he sought help from, gave him three cylinders- which he immediately drove to the hospital. Ahmed then made several such trips to various hospitals nearby to borrow oxygen cylinders till the next morning. By Friday morning, the oxygen supply had almost trickled down to cipher, when Ahmed instructed his junior staff to pump oxygen through ambu bags (a ...
- indiatoday.intoday.in

Yogi Adityanth calls deaths a 'despicable incident' Anupriya Patel to visit hospital

- firstpost.com
13 Aug 2017
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj today said 30 infants died in a Gorakhpur hospital because oxygen supply was cut off over non-payment of dues. "The deaths which took place in a Gorakhpur hospital were very saddening. The person, who switched off the oxygen supply on the pretext of non-payment of dues, was responsible for the incident," the MP from Unnao told reporters.

Oxygen supply to resume tonight after Adityanath govt makes partial payment

13 Aug 2017
The agency said it was sending reminders to the BRD Hospital management since February, mentioning they would be forced to stop supply of oxygen if payments were not cleared at the earliest. Pushpa Sales has been supplying liquid oxygen to BRD Medical College for the last three years.
- hindustantimes.com

Centre seeks report from UP govt on deaths of children

- livemint.com
13 Aug 2017
Gorakhpur District Magistrate Rajeev Rautela had said that at least 30 children died in the state-run medical college within 48 hours since 10 August. According to reports from the paediatric department of the college, 60 children died due to various diseases since 7 August, he had said. However, the magistrate did not give any reason for the deaths. An official ...

Government released oxygen dues on August 5, bill paid on 11th

13 Aug 2017
The reasons for the delay will be probed, said UP government officials, adding that the situation of low oxygen supply was completely avoidable. The supplier's demand for dues to the tune of Rs 65 lakh reached the state government at Lucknow on August 1, and the funds were released to the college on August 5, official sources said. Even when the UP CM visited the hospital ...
- economictimes.indiatimes.com

Children Die In Just 5 Days Inside Hospital Without Oxygen

- blog.antvt.com
13 Aug 2017
According to Agence France Presse, authorities said they have launched an inquiry but denied reports that a lack of oxygen had caused the deaths at the Baba Raghav Das Hospital in Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh state, which is ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party.
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