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About 8,02,000 infant deaths reported in India in 2017: United Nations

A new UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation report said 6,05,000 neonatal deaths were reported in India in 2017, while the number of deaths among children aged 5-14 was 1,52,000.

published on : 18th September 2018

High Court warns Andhra, Telangana over infant deaths

It was reported in Express that the bodies of 80 stillborns had been rotting at the hospital’s morgue for over a month. On an average, 20 to 25 infant deaths take place in a week at the said hospital.

published on : 12th September 2018

Gorakhpur tragedy: Yogi Adityanath blames 'internal politics' for deaths of 60 infants

In August 2017, as many as 60 infants died, allegedly due to lack of oxygen supply at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur in August last year.

published on : 26th August 2018

Probe panel finds no lapses in 111 infant deaths in Adani-run hospital in Gujarat

Out of a total of 777 infants, born in the hospital as well as those admitted from outside, between January 1 and May 20 this year, 111 could not survive.

published on : 30th May 2018

Gorakhpur infant deaths: Dr Kafeel Khan walks out of jail

Khan, who worked as nodal officer at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College, was granted bail by the Allahabad High Court on Wednesday.

published on : 28th April 2018

After Gorakhpur horror, tragedy strikes Jharkhand hospital

NHRC took suo moto cognisance of reports about the death of more than 100 infants in July and August at MGM Medical College and Hospital in Jamshedpur and issued a notice to Jharkhand chief secretary.

published on : 29th August 2017