The children's deaths were caused by disruption in oxygen supply between August 10 and 11, 2017 at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's constituency.
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.
The UP government has ordered an inquiry by the chief secretary and suspended the principal of the hospital, Rajiv Mishra.
Dr Kafeel Khan was hailed as a hero after he reportedly bought oxygen cylinders with his own money when its shortage led to a crisis last week at the state-run hospital.
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh government over multiple child deaths, seeks report
The National Human Rights Commission on Moday sent notice to the UP government over the deaths of several children at BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur, seeking a report in four weeks.
Accompanied by Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda to the hospital here where over 60 children died in five days, the CM said they are waiting for a report of the probe committee set up by the government
Of 30 children who died during the last 48 hours, 17 were in the neo-natal ward, five in the AES ward and eight in the general ward.
UP minister said that the arrangement of oxygen cylinders was duly made and a strict action will be taken against those responsible for the mishap.