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  • UP: Encephalitis kills 7 more, toll 390 in 2012 October 4, 2012

    Gorakhpur: Seven more children succumbed to encephalitis at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, taking the death toll due to the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh to 390 in 2012. The deceased, who died on Wednesday, belonged to Gonda (1), Basti (1) Gorakhpur (1), Siddharthanagar (2), and Kushinagar (2),...
  • Parties play encephalitis politics as babies die October 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Following CNN-IBN's continuing focus on encephalitis in Uttar Pradesh, Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asked Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh to visit the state and asses the situation. More than 400 children have died so far this year in a problem that's gone...
  • UP: Encephalitis kills 6 more, death toll 438 October 14, 2011

    Gorakhpur: With six more persons succumbing to encephalitis, the death toll in the viral disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh has climbed to 438 this year, health officials said on Friday. At present, 261 people suffering from encephalitis are undergoing treatment at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur besides in some other...
  • UP: 5 more kids die of encephalitis in 24 hours October 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Five children have died in the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur in the last 24 hours of encephalitis, taking the death toll in the state up to 505. Meanwhile, the Allahabad High Court has taken note of the encephalitis outbreak in eastern Uttar Pradesh and pulled up the state...
  • UP village shows the way to tackle encephalitis October 10, 2011

    Gorakhpur: After 500 children have died in the last two months in Uttar Pradesh due to encephalitis epidemic, the state government has announced half measures to tackle the crisis. But there is one village in eastern UP, which is showing the way how the state can fight encephalitis. Holiya village, located in...
  • Encephalitis deaths: How can be the epidemic be stopped? October 7, 2011

    More than 50,000 children have died in the last three decades as the public health system has collapsed in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • Whose failure? Encephalitis kills 50,000 in 30 yrs October 7, 2011

    Gorakhpur: The deadly encephalitis, a water or mosquito borne viral disease, has been striking with alarming regularity in the eastern parts of Uttar Pradesh and 500 children have died due to it in the last two months. More than 50,000 lives have been lost in the last three decades as...