Blame game begins in Gorakhpur

Gorakhpur: In a disappointing news, at least 60 children have died in a matter of five days at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital in Gorakhpu.

This incident has prompt the UP government to order a magisterial probe.

The deaths are being blamed due to infections and possible disruption of oxygen supply in the paediatrics ward.

But when it comes to district administration and the hospital, they are dismissing oxygen shortage as a reason.

Incidentally, CM Yogi Adityanath had visited the medical college two days ago.

August 7: 9 (4 NICU, 2 AES, 3 non-AES)

August 8: 12 (7 NICU, 3 AES, 2 non-AES)

August 9: 9 (6 NICU, 2 AES, 1 non-AES)

August 10: 23 (14 NICU, 3 AES, 6 non-AES)

August 11: 7 (3 NICU, 2 AES, 2 non-AES)

Senior Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Raj Babbar, Pramod Tiwari and Sanjay Singh are reaching Gorakhpur today.