How did HIV+ woman die in hospital, asks Bihar panel

The Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) Wednesday sought a report from the state health department after an HIV-positive woman died in a government hospital here for want of proper treatment, officials said.

Panic grips Bihar hospital after gas leak

Panic gripped the Patna Medical College and Hospital here Friday when a leakage was detected in an oxygen gas cylinder in the children`s ward, police said. The hospital has under treatment 25 school children who suffered food poisoning after eating mid-day meal in Saran district.

Encephalitis toll rises to 225 in Bihar

Encephalitis toll in Bihar since May this year rose to 225 following the death of four more children, official sources said on Friday.

PMCH junior doctors go on strike

About 500 junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) have struck work in protest against assault of their colleague by family members of a patient.

Bihar junior doctors postpone strike

Junior doctors Monday night decided to postpone their call for indefinite strike till April 30 following a written assurance by the Bihar government.

Junior doctors on strike in Patna Medical College

More than 750 junior doctors of
Patna Medical College and Hospital went on an indefinite
strike to press the state government to fulfil its promise of
hiking their stipend.