Gorakhpur Tragedy: 60 Children Died in Baba Raghav Das Hospital in UP

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Allegedly 63 children died in Gorakhpur’s state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College cum Hospital in Uttar Pradesh. Children who were suffering from Encephalitis, a sudden inflammation of the brain were admitted to the hospital for treatment. And the news came out that 63 children died due to disruption of oxygen supply.

However, the hospital administration has denied the news. They pretend that the death was due to the illness and suffering of children.Gorakhpur Hospital, Baba Raghav Das Medical College’s Nehru Hospital is shadowed by the death of 63 little innocent children. The disturbance in the oxygen supply in an entire night which was connected to children caused the death of innocuous children.

Some of the leaders sent their condolence through twitter

Yogi Adityanath visited the hospital on 9th August for inspection. The following day the dejected incident took place.

Bollywood hero Riteish Deshmukh twitted for children stating:

According to the reports, the medical college consists of Liquid Oxygen plant installed two years back. All the cylinders and plant went dry overnight disruption in the supply was observed. The hospital team tried their best to save children, but 30 deaths were reported in 48 hours.

Rajeev Rautela, the district magistrate, said that the deaths seem to be due to lack of oxygen supply but at present, the administration has denied the statement. State health minister Siddharth Nath Singh stated that they couldn’t come to an end until the reports of the incident are acquired.

People come to the hospital to save their lives but when hospital itself becomes the reason for death it is a most horrible thing to digest. Negligence of department took children’s life. It is the place where both births and deaths take place.