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  • Three more children succumb to encephalitis in Gorakhpur December 11, 2013

    Three more children succumbed to encephalitis taking the death count from the viral disease to 626 this year in eastern region of Uttar Pradesh, health officials said. The children died at BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, they said, adding that five fresh encephalitis patients were admitted to BRD-MCH during the...
  • 6 more children succumb to encephalitis; death toll reaches 609 December 3, 2013

    The encephalitis menace continues unabated in eastern UP as six more children succumbed to the disease at BRD Medical College Hospital, official sources said in Gorakhpur on Monday. With the six deaths, which took place over the last two days, the death toll due to the disease has climbed to 609...
  • Encephalitis claims 10 more lives; death toll climbs to 377 October 11, 2013

    With 10 more deaths reported due to encephalitis in the past 24 hours, the toll from the disease in the eastern Uttar Pradesh has reached 377, health officials said on Friday. As many as 22 fresh encephalitis patients have been admitted to BRD Medical College Hospital and adjoining government hospitals during...
  • No end to Encephalitis deaths in Gorakhpur; toll now reaches 358 October 8, 2013

    Fifteen more children succumbed to encephalitis, taking the toll in the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh to 358 this year.  Health officials said the children died in the last two days in various government hospitals in Gorakhpur district. As many as 45 fresh cases of encephalitis have been reported at BRD...
  • Encephalitis claims 9 more lives; toll crosses 300 mark September 26, 2013

    With nine more children succumbing to encephalitis, the death toll due to the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh has climbed to 301 this year. The dead include three children from Kushinagar, two from Deoria, and one each from Gorakhpur, Siddharthanagar and Santkabirnagar districts of eastern UP, health officials said on Thursday. One...
  • Encephalitis claims 4 more lives, toll reaches 289 September 24, 2013

    The encephalitis menace continues unabated in eastern Uttar Pradesh as four more children succumbed to the disease at BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, bringing the toll in the disease to 289. "Four children have succumbed to encephalitis in last 48 hours," the sources in the office of additional director (health)...
  • 4 more children succumb to encephalitis, toll reaches 202 August 28, 2013

    Four more children succumbed to encephalitis at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, taking the death toll in the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh to 202 this year. The deceased belonged to Gorakhpur, Mahrajganj, Kushinagar and Bihar, health officials said on Wednesday. As many as 14 persons suffering from encephalitis...
  • Cabinet clears Rs 4000 cr grant for fighting encephalitis October 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared Rs 4,000-crore joint action plan for tackling Japanese Encephalitis. CNN-IBN had reported how over 400 people died of encephalitis this year. The GoM had in November last year made certain recommendations for tackling the deadly virus which has affected over 6,300 persons across...
  • UP: Encephalitis claims two more lives, toll 159 August 7, 2012

    Gorakhpur: Two children succumbed to encephalitis at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur, taking the death toll in the disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh this year to 159. The children, who hailed from Gorakhpur and Kushinagar districts, died at the hospital on Monday, health officials said on Tuesday. A total of...
  • Gorakhpur doctors call off strike November 11, 2011

    Gorakhpur: Junior doctors at the BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur have called off their two-day strike after assurance from authorities that their demands for better security and facilities will be met. Medical services were restored on Friday at the hospital, grappling with the influx of Encephalitis patients from eastern...