Lucknow: Condoling the deaths of 12 infants
in a government hospital in Kolkata, Uttar Pradesh`s ruling
Bahujan Samaj Party on Thursday demanded a high-level inquiry into
"The party condoles the deaths of 12 children in the
hospital in the past 48 hours and we demand a high level probe
into it," said a party spokesman.
Taking a dig at the central commissions, he said that
it was astonishing that none of the commissions, which
make "a lot of hue and cry" in Uttar Pradesh, had so far taken
cognisance of the incident.
"The central commissions are not taking cognisance of
the deaths as a Congress supported government rules West
Bengal," he said, adding that even the National Commission for
Protection of Child Rights had refrained from reacting to the
"The central commissions are biased when it comes to
Uttar Pradesh and their silence in this matter is proof," he
Meanwhile, the West Bengal government has ordered an
inquiry into the incident following protests by locals.