Children deaths

Uzbekistan cough syrup deaths: Marion Biotech into pharma, nutraceuticals, cosmetic products

Marion Biotech is a licensed manufacturer and holds the licence for manufacturing Dok-1 Max syrup and tablet for exports granted by the Drugs Controller, Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 29th December 2022

Orders issued to halt drug manufacturing at Maiden Pharma's Sonipat unit: Haryana minister Anil Vij

The report of the samples of four cough syrups which had been recently sent to the Central Drugs Laboratory in Kolkata for examination was awaited.

published on : 12th October 2022

Govt panel formed to study WHO report on deaths of 66 Gambian kids linked to 4 Indian syrups

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation took up the matter immediately with the Haryana State Regulatory Authority, under whose jurisdiction the drug manufacturing unit is located.

published on : 12th October 2022

Locals clueless about Haryana factory producing syrups blamed for Gambia children deaths

WHO recently warned that four "contaminated" cough syrups allegedly produced by Maiden Pharmaceuticals Ltd based in Sonipat could be behind the deaths of 66 Gambian children.

published on : 7th October 2022

Over 2,000 children died in specialised adoption agencies since 2014: Government

88 Specialised Adoption Agencies have been inspected by the concerned state and district authorities, since the inception of the portal from January 21, 2021.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Uttar Pradesh: Farrukhabad District Magistrate, CMO removed after 49 children die in district hospital

The Farrukhabad district hospital recorded 49 children deaths -- 30 in neo-natal ICU and 19 during delivery -- between July 20 and August 21.

published on : 4th September 2017

Oxygen shortage kills 49 children in Farrukhabad govt hospital in Uttar Pradesh in one month, top medical staff transferred

City Magistrate, Jayendra Kumar Jain and SDM Ajit Kumar Singh said the probe found that deaths were due to lack of oxygen.

published on : 4th September 2017

More than 25,000 children died in Gorakhpur in last 40 years, says official data

It’s one of the most chilling stories from back the of the beyond of eastern Uttar Pradesh, expanding over four decades.

published on : 4th September 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 hospital deaths: Regional centre for research in child diseases to be set up, says Union health minister

The Union government has approved the setting up of a regional medical centre at a cost of Rs 85 crore in Gorakhpur for in-depth research into children's diseases.

published on : 13th August 2017

Gorakhpur hospital deaths: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj claims oxygen was cut off

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj said children died in a Gorakhpur hospital because oxygen supply was cut off over non-payment of dues.

published on : 12th August 2017

Gorakhpur hospital deaths: BRD Medical College's 'suspended' principal terms his resignation pre-decided

He said payments were duly done to the oxygen supplying agencies.

published on : 12th August 2017

PM Modi constantly monitoring situation in Gorakhpur: PMO

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is constantly monitoring the situation in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh where at least 30 children died in a hospital.

published on : 12th August 2017

Yogi government rubbishes reports that lack of oxygen supply killed 30 in Gorakhpur hospital

Legal action is on the cards against the firm accused of breaking the oxygen supply abruptly, sources said.

published on : 12th August 2017