BRD Medical College

Ward boy held in Gorakhpur for demanding bribe to admit COVID patient

Dilip Kumar Singh, a resident of Rampur Khurd under Gulriha police station, had reportedly gone to the BRD Medical College on Friday and was trying to get a bed for his COVID-positive mother.

published on : 2nd May 2021

Gorakhpur's BRD medical college toll rises to 1,304; warrant issued against seven

College principal Dr PK Singh said, "On August 31, 16 children died, while on September 1, 19 others died in the NICU, general and encephalitis wards of the hospital."

published on : 1st September 2017

HC seeks report on infrastructure, facilities at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College hospital

The Allahabad High Court today sought a "detailed report" on the infrastructure and medical facilities at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College, where scores of children have died this year.

published on : 1st September 2017

Another Gorakhpur tragedy? Seven children die of encephalitis in last 48 hours in BRD Medical College

Seven children have died due to encephalitis in the last 48 hours in the infamous BRD Medical College in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur.

published on : 29th August 2017

Gorakhpur tragedy: BRD Medical College’s suspended principal, wife arrested in Kanpur

The UP Special Task Force (STF) arrested Dr Rajiv Kumar Mishra, suspended principal of Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College, and his wife Dr Purnima Shukla from Saketnagar locality.

published on : 29th August 2017

Gorakhpur deaths: FIR lodged against nine for criminal negligence

The FIR states that the breach in fulfilling the responsibility of supplying oxygen, on the part of the Pushpa Sales, comes under the section of criminal negligence.

published on : 28th August 2017

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

Rajbhar, in a letter, claimed that his child died due to disruption of oxygen supply and has blamed UP Health Minister.

published on : 16th August 2017

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: PM Narendra Modi says entire nation is with affected families

The UP government has ordered an inquiry by the chief secretary and suspended the principal of the hospital, Rajiv Mishra.

published on : 15th August 2017

Gorakhpur tragedy: Is August the cruellest month for BRD Medical College?

As many as 587 deaths were recorded in the paediatric wing of the college in the same month last year, taking the average to 20 deaths a day.

published on : 15th August 2017

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: UP government fires nodal officer of BRD Medical College

Dr. Kafeel Khan has been removed as Nodal Officer for the Department of Paediatrics of the hospital, with Dr. Bhupendra Sharma replacing him. 

published on : 13th August 2017