Over 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar

With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said.

Bihar stampede: Action against eight doctors

Patna: After a crackdown against four senior officials for the Dussehra day stampede in Bihar that claimed 33 lives in Patna, it's now the turn of eight doctors to face the music for neglecting their duties, an official said Tuesday.

Patna stampede: Manjhi stunned during surprise visit to hospital

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was left fuming during a surprise visit this evening to Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) to meet the Dussehra stampede victims as he found doctors unavailable in the Emergency Ward and the place wearing a filthy look.

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.