The District Magistrate (DM) has ordered a probe into the incident after the children allegedly died due to lack of oxygen.
A first information report (FIR) has been filed against the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of a government-run hospital in Farrukhabad, Uttar Pradesh, after 49 children died, according to a report by CNN-News 18.
The District Magistrate (DM) ordered the probe into the incident after the children allegedly died due to lack of oxygen.
The development follows a much-publicised incident at a state-run hospital in Gorakhpur where at least 30 children died to due similar reasons.
On Saturday, Dr. Kafeel Khan, initially seen as a saviour of many children in Gorakhpur, was arrested.
He was one of the seven individuals named in the case registered over the death of a total of 30 children within two days at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital between August 10 and 11.To be updated.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or mobile app.