Crib Deaths

  • We have fewer wards and too many patients: Malda medical superintendent November 28, 2012

    Three more babies have died in Malda Medical College in West Bengal in the past 24 hours taking the toll to 27 dead since last Saturday. The state government has rushed the Chairman of Task Force of Infant Mortality to Malda. The hospital defence is that the three babies were...
  • WB: 6 babies dead in 24 hours in Malda Medical College November 27, 2012

    52 children dead in just one month, 28 in ten days. The horror continues at Malda Medical College. ...
  • Crib deaths: 11 months on, WB govt refuses to learn November 27, 2012

    Over a 100 infant deaths were reported in staterun hospitals in West Bengal in January this year. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who also holds the health portfolio had promised to act, but little has changed on the ground 11 months on. ...