Facing sharp criticism on social media as well as on the ground after 63 children died in BRD hospital in last five days, the UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit the hospital in Gorakhpur today.
CM Yogi told media-persons earlier on Saturday that, “The head of BRD hospital has been suspended and a magisterial inquiry has been ordered to investigate the reason for deaths. We assure that those responsible will not be spared.”
While requesting media to present correct facts before the people, he said that on this important and sensitive issue media should draw people’s attention with corrects facts which would be their service to humanity.
“I have been working since 1998 in Gorakhpur on encephalitis issue and this year the state government has tried to provide better healthcare services and treatment for encephalitis.”
On his visit earlier this week to the BRD hospital, Chief Minister Adityanath had inaugurated a 10-bed Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and a six-bed Critical Care Unit (CCU) facility at the hospital.