Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Suspended doctor Kafeel Khan demands to be reinstated following clean chit, asks for probe in case
Kafeel Khan was accused of negligence and corruption and was suspended and subsequently arrested following the outrage over the deaths of over 30 children at the BRD Medical College in 2017
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: As panic grips disillusioned and dejected parents, doctors wait and watch
Mohammad Sajjad, 30, is teary-eyed but emphatic. “I want to discharge my child from BRD Medical College. Please help me Sir, please,” he says. “Mujhe meri beti se mila do. Doctor sahab mujhe usse milne nahi de rahe hai aur,” he told Firstpost. “I won't ever forget this help.”
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Encephalitis a perennial issue in Uttar Pradesh; over 26,000 cases reported since 2010
Encephalitis is a deadly vector-borne disease which claims hundreds of lives in the state every year.
The Opposition tore into the Yogi Adityanath govt in Uttar Pradesh for the deaths of over 60 children at BRD hospital in Gorakhpur.