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Mother or baby die in child birth every 11 seconds: UN report

Two reports by several United Nations’ agencies showed clear global progress in reducing the number of pregnant women or new mothers and young children who die each year, pointing to improved access to affordable, quality health services. “In countries that provide everyone with safe, affordable, high-quality health services, women and babies survive and thrive,” World […]

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Maha: 65% of infants die after one month of birth, states RTI

Maha: 65% of infants die after one month of birth, states RTI

To curb the increasing infants and child mortality rates in the country, the union government has undertaken various projects and schemes. Crores of rupees have been spent annually, but, high child mortality rates remain a big challenge in front of the government. An investigation to find out the cause for these infant deaths found that: […]

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Four premature babies die under suspicious circumstances, collector orders inquiry

Doctor arrested for alleged negligence in Amravati premature babies death

A resident doctor from Punjabrao Deshmukh medical college Amravati, Doctor Bhushan Katta has been arrested by police in connection with the death of four preemies, who died under mysterious circumstances. The doctor was charged for death due to negligence under Section 304, and subsequently arrested by police on Tuesday morning. In a shocking incident, 4 preemies […]

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Four premature babies die under suspicious circumstances, collector orders inquiry

Four premature babies die under suspicious circumstances, collector orders inquiry

In a shocking incident, 4 preemies (premature babies) have been found dead due to alleged suspicious circumstances, in Amravati district of Maharashtra. All 4 preemies were born in Panjabrao Deshmukh Medical College two day prior to the tragic incident which came to light in the wee hours on Monday morning. According to sources, all 4 […]

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Maha: 65% of infants die after one month of birth, states RTI

Maharashtra government to enquire about infants deaths in Gondia

The state government is going to form a committee to inquire about the deaths which occurred in Gangabai Maternity Hospital in Gondia district of Maharashtra. 42 children have lost their lives in last 4 months in this hospital. Pediatrics head of Nagpur Medical College will be heading the enquiry committee. Dr Pravin Shingare, Director of […]

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