Chief Medical Officer

  • Free ambulance service for pregnant women from Jan 18, announces CMO 04-01-2014 03:51 PM

    A free of cost ambulanceservice dedicated to pregnant women will be started fromJanuary 18 in the district, the Chief Medical Officer said here in Gorakhpur on Saturday. The special vehicle will have two trained women staff totackle any emergency while taking pregnant women to healthcentres. The ambulance will also have...
  • Retired deputy CMO commits suicide, probe on 03-01-2014 06:42 PM

    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...
  • CMO receives death threat; SP orders probe 18-10-2013 01:24 PM

    A Chief Medical Officer has received a letter containing a death threat, following which an inquiry has been ordered, police sources said on Friday. CMO Dr Amarnath Tiwari told police on Thursday that he had received a letter in his office containing a death threat, police said. "The matter is...
  • Delhi: CMO arrested for raping patient after giving her sedatives 16-05-2013 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: Another shameful incident of rape has been reported from the national capital. A 21-year-old was allegedly raped by the Chief Medical Officer of Jag Pravesh Chandra Hospital in Seelampur. The survivor claimed she was asked to undergo an ultrasound prior to which she was given a drink laced...
  • UP: Probe ordered into 'abduction' of Gonda CMO 11-10-2012 12:04 PM

    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 10-10-2012 06:50 PM

    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...
  • NRHM scam: CBI raids in UP 02-06-2012 08:48 AM

    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...
  • UP health scam: Sulphas recovered ex-CMO Shukla 08-05-2012 12:03 PM

    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...
  • Two UP ministers resign over irregularities 07-04-2011 07:36 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Family Welfare Minister Babu Singh Khushwaha and Health Minister Anant Kumar Mishra on Thursday resigned from the Cabinet, owning moral responsibility for the irregularities detected in their departments after murder of a CMO of the state. "Taking moral responsibility for the irregularities in their respective departments both...
  • Another CMO gunned down in Lucknow 02-04-2011 11:52 AM

    Lucknow: A Chief Medical Officer (CMO) was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Saturday when he was on a morning walk. VP Singh, CMO (family welfare), was killed in the posh Gomti Nagar area. "As of now, I can only tell that unidentified gunmen fired several shots at the CMO...