Due to oxygen, medicines shortage 49 more children die in UP

Farrukhabad: In yet another case of acute apathy towards the basic health care and the children in particular yet another case of a horrifying negligence has come to light. 49 children die in Farrukhabad Government Hospital  in UP, in a month.After a big media backlash  DM orders probe. Children died allegedly due to lack of oxygen.

49 children have died in Ram Manohar Lohia Rajkiya Chikitsalay in a month, allegedly due to oxygen and medicines shortage, probe ordered. A case has been registered against CMO, CMS and some doctors.

"Further action will be taken as the investigation proceeds," informed  Dayanand Mishra, SP Farrukhabad.

FIR has been filed against the top officials of the Farrukhabad Government Hospital, Uttar Pradesh. Details awaited.

News24Bureau