Child death

877 newborns, 61 mothers died as women refused hospital delivery during COVID: Meghalaya to NHRC

During the time the deaths had taken place, it was mandatory to segregate COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients, hence testing was done to avoid the spread of the disease, especially in hospital wards.

published on : 20th March 2022

Drunk woman kills child at Hyderabad's Mangalhat

During the night, under the effect of alcohol, she beat her child with her hands and throttled her neck, killing her on the spot.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Perambalur ten-year-old dies after mother brands for stealing

The mother had allegedly made the child inhale vapours from chilli powder mixed in hot water and then branded her to make her stop stealing.

published on : 10th January 2022

Noida: Grandmother arrested for conspiring to murder 3-year-old girl

It has been found that the woman had a love affair with the man and they wanted to get married but considered her three-year-old granddaughter a hindrance to their objective, police said.

published on : 5th January 2022

2-month-old girl dies of snakebite in Telangana's Mahabubabad

The incident happened while the baby was lying on a bedsheet on the floor.

published on : 8th November 2021

Farrukhabad hospital child deaths: UPPMS to go on mass leave to protest FIR against colleagues

Earlier in the day, officials said 49 infants died between July 20 and August 21 in the Farrukhabad district hospital, most of them from "perinatal asphyxia".

published on : 4th September 2017

Congress accuses BJP governments in Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand of criminal negligence over child deaths

A Congres leader alleged that the criminal negligence of the BJP governments had "completely decimated" the health structure in the country.

published on : 4th September 2017

Farrukhabad hospital child deaths: No action to be taken on FIR against chief medical staff, says Uttar Pradesh government

The UP government today said that no action will be initiated on the basis of the FIR lodged against the CMO and CMS of the Farrukhabad district hospital.

published on : 4th September 2017

Bengaluru horror: Deceased child was still breathing, gave her water, says witness

Building owner’s son says he rushed to girl’s help after the first fall, but the mother took her away and flung her off the building again.

published on : 28th August 2017