63 people die in New Delhi as oxygen in hospital shortens

Saturday 12 August 2017 1 month ago 36   India    Print

People at hospital of New Delhi

Report  Web Desk : New Delhi: The death toll in Gorakhpur tragedy rose to 63 after an 11-year-old child died due to encephalitis at Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital on Saturday. Earlier in the day, the alleged disruption in the supply of liquid oxygen at the hospital had claimed lives of two children. Yesterday, it was reported that as many as 30 children lost their lives due to encephalitis in a span of 48 hours at the hospital. As per the data procured from the BRD hospital, in past five days from August 7 to August 11, a total of 60 deaths occurred in the hospital. 02