Malda Medical College

  • Rape victim immolates herself out of frustration 03-04-2014 05:39 PM

    A married woman immolated herself on Thursday in frustration after a kangaroo court asked a young man who allegedly raped her to seek her forgiveness instead of punishing him in Malda district. The woman, a mother of two children, died at the Malda Medical College and Hospital after battling for...
  • West Bengal: Crib death toll rises to 16 in Malda 02-01-2014 11:24 PM

    Three more babies died at the Malda Medical College and Hospital on Thursday, taking the total number of crib deaths in the facility to 16 in the past three days. Hospital sources said three new borns have died due to respiratory problems, low weight and infection. Seventy-five babies are receiving...
  • West Bengal: 13 infants die in 2 days in state-run hospital at Malda 02-01-2014 08:58 AM

    Malda: At least 13 infants, all of them less than five months old, died from malnutrition at a government hospital in Malda in West Bengal in the past 48 hours. The Malda Medical College Hospital authorities said, breathing trouble, low birth weight and infection were the prime causes behind the...
  • NHRC issues notice to West Bengal over infant deaths 31-05-2013 01:15 AM

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday sought a report from West Bengal over the death of eight infants at a government hospital in Malda district. The media had reported that eight infants died at Malda Medical College Hospital on May 24. The same hospital was in...
  • Crib deaths: Two union ministers visit Malda hospital 01-12-2012 06:33 PM

    Malda (WB): Deepa Dasmunsi, the bete noire of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and another union minister from West Bengal on Saturday visited Malda Medical College and Hospital where 37 infants died in six days since Saturday. Dasmunsi, minister of state for urban development, and Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury, minister of...
  • WB: 19 infants die in Malda in last three days 26-11-2012 10:30 PM

    Malda: Nineteen babies have died in Malda Medical College Hospital since Saturday, hospital authorities said on Monday. Of the 19 babies, six have died since Sunday, they said, adding Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare AH Khan Chowdhury is monitoring the situation. The authorities said the infants...