CMO

  • Retired deputy CMO commits suicide, probe on January 3, 2014

    A retired government official allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his licenced gun in the Tulsipark locality in Balrampur, police said on Friday. Dr Kailash Singh, retired Deputy Chief Medical Officer, used to live alone and late last night he shot himself from his licenced gun, Superintendent of Police BD...
  • BlackBerry shakes up management team; COO, CMO ousted November 26, 2013

    Toronto: BlackBerry Ltd said on Monday that three top executives, including its chief financial officer, are stepping down as part of a widely expected shake-up after it named an interim chief executive and shelved plans to sell itself. James Yersh is replacing Brian Bidulka as CFO, although Bidulka will stay on...
  • CMOs murder case: CBI seeks more info from UP STF January 21, 2013

    Lucknow: The CBI on Monday told the Allahabad High Court that it has sought additional information from the UP Police's Special Task Force to probe into the murder of two chief medical officers in the state and hoped to complete it by March-end if the requisite data is given to...
  • CMO abduction case: No FIR against UP minister yet October 14, 2012

    Gonda: Surrounded by security, afraid to speak, Gonda CMO Dr SP Singh isn't sure what to do next. The man who abducted the CMO for not toeing his line may have resigned from his post - but Uttar Pradesh Minister of State for Revenue and Rehabilitation Vinod Kumar Singh alias...
  • Gonda 'abduction' case: CMO, DM, SP transferred October 13, 2012

    Gonda: In a major development in the Gonda CMO 'abduction' case, Chief Medical Officer SP Singh was on Saturday transferred. SP Singh, who was untraceable since Monday night after being allegedly abducted by Minister of State for Revenue Vinod Kumar Singh, joined back work on Saturday. The District Magistrate and...
  • No decision on filing FIR yet: 'Abducted' UP CMO October 13, 2012

    Gonda: Chief Medical Officer of Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district SP Singh, who had been "untraceable" since Monday night after being allegedly abducted by Minister of State for Revenue Vinod Kumar Singh, on Saturday said that he has not taken a call on filing an FIR against the minister yet. "I...
  • UP: 'Untraceable' Gonda CMO returns to office October 13, 2012

    Gonda: Chief Medical Officer of Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district SP Singh, who had been "untraceable" since Monday night after being allegedly abducted by Minister of State for Revenue Vinod Kumar Singh, on Friday made a dramatic appearance at his office in Gonda in the evening. CMO Singh held a meeting with...
  • UP: CMO still in hiding, family says they are scared October 12, 2012

    Lucknow: The controversy over the alleged abduction of Gonda CMO SP Singh doesn't seem to be ending any soon with the CMO still in hiding and his alleged abductor Samajwadi Party leader Vinod Kumar Singh claiming innocence. But the CMO's family is still living under fear and doesn't want SP...
  • Falsely implicated by rivals: UP Minister October 12, 2012

    Lucknow: Four days after Gonda CMO SP Singh was allegedly kidnapped by Uttar Pradesh Minister for Revenue and Rehabilitation Vinod Kumar Singh for not agreeing to include certain names in the list of contractual doctors, the minister resigned on Friday. Minister Vinod Kumar Singh alleged that the district magistrate was...
  • UP CMO 'abduction': Minister Vinod Kumar Singh resigns October 12, 2012

    Lucknow: Under pressure after allegations of abducting Gonda CMO SP Singh, Uttar Pradesh Minister for Revenue and Rehabilitation Vinod Kumar Singh resigned on Friday. Vinod Kumar Singh said he was resigning on moral grounds as the Akhilesh Yadav government in the state wanted to conduct an inquiry into the case....
  • UP CMO 'abduction': Pressure grows on Akhilesh to act October 12, 2012

    Lucknow: Pressure has been building on Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to check what's being called the return of 'goondaraj' in the state. Interviews for appointments of doctors in government health centres in Gonda have been postponed after allegations that UP Minister of state for revenue and rehabilitation Vinod...
  • UP govt forms two member panel to probe CMO case October 11, 2012

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday formed a two member high power inquiry committee to look into the CMO abduction case of chief medical officer of Gonda SP Singh and the role of Samajwadi Party Minister Vinod Singh.The committee has been asked to submit its report in next two...
  • UP CM summons CMO who was 'abducted', orders probe October 11, 2012

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday summoned the 'abducted' Chief Medical Officer of Gonda, SP Singh. Singh was allegedly kidnapped by Minister of State for Revenue and Rehabilitation Vinod Singh and roughed up by his goons for not including the name of his friends in the list...
  • UP: Probe ordered into 'abduction' of Gonda CMO October 11, 2012

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has ordered a high-level inquiry into the alleged abduction of the chief medical officer (CMO) of Gonda SP Singh by Minister of State for Revenue and Rehabilitation. "A two-member committee led by Additional Director Health has been set up to look into the matter and...
  • UP Minister tries to abduct Chief Medical Officer October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: In a bizarre case of kidnapping which shows why hooliganism is still a major challenge in Uttar Pradesh, a Samajwadi Party Minister allegedly abducted the Chief Medical Officer of Gonda in an attempt to force his friends’ names into the list of contractual doctors under the National Rural...
  • UP deputy CMO death: CBI to file closure report September 28, 2012

    Lucknow/New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is expected to file its closure report in the YS Sachan death case in the Allahabad High Court on Friday. Sources say that the CBI has called it a case of suicide based on the forensic report. Sachan, the former deputy Chief Medical...
  • UP Dy CMO YS Sachan committed suicide: CBI September 26, 2012

    Lucknow/ New Delhi: The mysterious death of Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr YS Sachan was a case of suicide and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is set to file a closure report on it. Sources say the CBI is convinced that Sachan, who was found dead inside...
  • NRHM scam: CBI raids in UP June 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday conducted raids in three places in Uttar Pradesh in connection with the NRHM scam. The raids were conducted at the residential premises of former UP health minister Anant Mishra in Lucknow and Kanpur. The action came after an FIR was filed...
  • NRHM scam: CBI files chargesheet in CMO murder May 29, 2012

    Lucknow: The CBI on Tuesday filed its chargesheet in connection with the murder of two Chief Medical Officers of Lucknow accusing two shooters and the person who hired them of murder and criminal conspiracy. In its charge sheet filed before the special judicial magistrate, the agency has alleged that shooters Anand...
  • NRHM scam: CBI to file chargesheet in CMOs murder May 29, 2012

    Lucknow: The Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a chargesheet in connection with the murders of former Chief Medical Officers VK Arya and BP Singh on Tuesday accusing two shooters and the person who hired them of murder and criminal conspiracy. The investigative agency in its first...
  • UP health scam: Sulphas recovered ex-CMO Shukla May 8, 2012

    Lucknow: A packet containing a white substance suspected to be sulphas was recovered from the possession of former Chief Medical Officer of Lucknow AK Shukla during frisking in the jail. Shukla, who was arrested by the CBI in connection with the murder case of another CMO VK Arya on Sunday night,...
  • UP health scam: CBI arrests former Lucknow CMO May 7, 2012

    Lucknow: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested former Lucknow Chief Medical Officer (CMO) AK Shukla for allegedly conspiring to kill two other Lucknow CMOs in jail. Shukla worked in the UP Family Welfare Department and was arrested for financial irregularities in the Health Department in 2011. Shukla was arrested...
  • NRHM scam: CBI conducts fresh raids in UP February 25, 2012

    Lucknow: The CBI on Saturday conducted fresh raids at 23 places across the state of Uttar Pradesh in connection with the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) scam. The Raids are being conducted in cities including Lucknow, Varanasi, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Jhansi, Meerut. The CBI sources have said that the residences of...
  • UP: Public health centre clerk found dead February 16, 2012

    Lucknow: The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme has been facing more murk in Uttar Pradesh. The body of a clerk from the health department Mahendra Sharma was found at a public health centre in Lakhimpur Kheri. The family of Sharma, who was missing since February 7, has alleged...
  • UP CMO murder: CBI seeks 3 months to finish probe October 21, 2011

    Lucknow: The CBI on Friday moved an application before the Allahabad High Court seeking three more months to complete its investigations into the murder of two CMOs and alleged NRHM scam in the office of Lucknow CMO. The CBI, in its application before the Lucknow bench, pleaded that investigations into the...
  • NRHM scam: former UP CMO Shukla granted bail August 29, 2011

    Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Monday granted bail to former Chief Medical Officer A K Shukla, arrested in connection with alleged financial irregularities in the National Rural Health Mission. Justice Ashwani Kumar Singh of the Lucknow Bench allowed the application for bail moved on behalf...
  • Allahabad HC directs CBI to probe CMO murders July 22, 2011

    New Delhi: In another setback to the Mayawati government, Allahabad High Court scrapped the police probe into the murder of former Lucknow CMOs Dr VK Arya and Dr BP Singh and ordered a CBI investigation. The High Court also directed the CBI to start investigations all over again. Dr Arya and...
  • Mayawati orders CBI probe into CMO murders July 20, 2011

    Lucknow: Under intense pressure, Mayawati Government on Wednesday recommended a CBI probe into the murder of two chief medical officers, barely a week after the agency was asked to investigate the mysterious death of their colleague YS Sachan in a jail in Lucknow. The BSP government, which has been facing...
  • UP: HC seeks records of two CMO murder cases July 20, 2011

    Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to submit to it the charge sheet and the case diary along with the entire records related to the murder of two chief medical officers, family welfare. The Lucknow bench of the court comprising justices Pradeep Kant and Ritu...
  • Lucknow: CBI files case in Dr Sachan's murder July 15, 2011

    New Delhi: The CBI has filed a case on Friday in Lucknow in murder of deputy chief medical officer Dr YS Sachan, days after the Maywati government, under pressure, ordered a CBI investigation. Dr Sachan, who was himself accused in the murder of Lucknow CMO BP Singh, was found dead...