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August 12, 2017

60 children died in a hospital in Gorakhpur

At least 60 children died in a hospital in Gorakhpur within 5 days. District Magistrate Rajiv Rotela said that happens due to the natural causes. On the other hand, the families of these children said that cause of these deaths is lack of supply of oxygen in the hospital. Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Prize winner who is working on children rights said in his tweet that this incident is not a tragedy but a genocide. The state government has ordered the investigation of this incident. State Chief Health Officer Prashant Tripathi has admitted that there was some problem in supplying oxygen to the pipeline.