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Part of roof collapses at Muzaffarpur's SKMCH hospital hit by AES deaths, no injuries reported

Talking to ANI, Sunil Kumar Shahi, SKMCH superintendent said that a patch of plaster from the roof fell off on Sunday but nobody has been injured.

Jun 23, 2019, 17:29 PM IST

5W1H: Skull, bones found near Muzaffarpur's SKMC hospital

Human skulls and bones were found near a postmortem house behind SK Medical College and Hospital in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur.

Jun 23, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Unclaimed bodies were not cremated, probe on: Bihar Minister after skeletons found near hospital

The Bihar government said that an investigation is underway to know how the bodies were not cremated and were lying in the open. 

Jun 23, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

Death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome reaches 167 in Bihar, Muzaffarpur remains worst hit

Muzaffarpur remains the worst-hit district with the viral disease taking the lives of as many as 129 children.

Jun 23, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Amid rising AES deaths in Bihar, human skeletons found near Muzaffarpur's SKMCH hospital

Dr Vipin Kumar from the hospital said, "Skeletal remains have been found here. Detailed information will be provided by the Principal."

Jun 22, 2019, 14:17 PM IST

'Missing' posters of RJD's Tejashwi Yadav, with Rs 5100 cash prize, surface in Muzaffarpur

The Opposition leader in Bihar, Tejashwi Yadav, has been hardly seen around even as his state is gripping with a serious health crisis due to the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), which has claimed over 150 lives.

Jun 21, 2019, 23:05 PM IST

BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy hints at China conspiracy in linking litchi to AES deaths in Muzaffarpur

BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Friday demanded a probe into linking the deaths of children in Bihar's Muzaffarpur due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) to the litchi fruit. He hinted at a conspiracy by China to damage the renowned status of Indian litchi grown in Muzaffarpur in the world.

Jun 21, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Indian celeb journalists reporting inside ICU

Journalism should be done for a social cause, but while reporting one must remember the value of life also. Children dying in Muzaffarpur due to AES is a topic over which govt of the state is totally responsible but rather asking questions to the govt, some celeb journalist turned their route towards the ICU of the local hospitals. ICU is not a ground to report from, as the name suggests 'Intesive Care Unit'. Watch report

Jun 20, 2019, 22:48 PM IST

AES claims lives of 146 children in Bihar; litchi fruit under scanner over spread of infection

The death toll of children due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar reached 146 on Wednesday, nearly a fortnight after its deadly outbreak in the state. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 19, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar orders to increase hospital beds to control AES deaths

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar also issued orders saying 1500 new beds for the hospital should be arranged immediately. 

Jun 18, 2019, 20:26 PM IST

Muzaffarpur MP Ajay Nishad blames '4G' for deaths of 134 children due to AES

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday visited Muzaffarpur's Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) to review the situation.

Jun 18, 2019, 15:46 PM IST

Watch Debate: Death toll from AES jumps to 127 in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visited Muzaffarpur on Tuesday to take stock of the condition of children who are suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES). Kumar held a high-level meeting on Monday evening to review the situation which has arisen due to the outbreak of the disease, which has claimed the lives of 127 children in the state. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 13:34 PM IST

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar faces protest outside Muzaffarpur Hospital

In the wake of rising deaths due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday arrived at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) in Muzaffarpur to take stock of the situation. At least 89 children had succumbed to the disease in this hospital. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 13:06 PM IST

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to visit Muzaffarpur today

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is set to visit Muzaffarpur on Tuesday to take stock of the condition of children who are suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES). Watch this video to know more.

Jun 18, 2019, 08:54 AM IST

Death toll from AES jumps to 126, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to visit Muzaffarpur on Tuesday

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar held a high-level meeting on Monday evening to review the situation which has arisen due to the outbreak of the disease, which has claimed lives of 126 children in the state.

Jun 17, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

BJP leader CP Thakur questions Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over Acute Encephalitis Syndrome deaths

Dr CP Thakur, who is also a physician, said that Bihar government gets active only at the time of AES outbreak.

Jun 17, 2019, 19:37 PM IST

Health Minister Mangal Pandey asks ‘what’s the cricket score?' at a meeting to discuss AES deaths in Bihar

Health Minister Mangal Pandey was busy in a meeting with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and his deputy Ashwini Kumar Choubey when he appeared more concerned about the cricket match.

Jun 17, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Clueless administration in Bihar fails to save children; Death toll rises to 126

round 126 children have died of Japanese encephalitis in Muzaffarnagar district of Bihar. These all are reported deaths. Locals claim the actual toll could be higher as many from remote villages fail to make it to hospitals in the district headquarters.

Jun 17, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

Acute Encephalitis Syndrome claims 126 lives in Bihar; 104 children die in Muzaffarpur

While 12 children died due to the viral infection in Vaishali, at least 104 lost their lives in Muzaffarpur.

Jun 17, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan meets Bihar government officials as Acute Encephalitis Syndrome claims 102 lives

Dr Harsh Vardhan also said that infrastructure has been set-up in Muzaffarpur for the test of AES-causing virus.

Jun 16, 2019, 16:50 PM IST