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Nation view: Gorakhpur tragedy: Child after child collapsed as doctors tried to get oxygen supply back on

Saturday, Aug 12, 2017 12:59 PM

At least 30 children died in 48 hours Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College amid allegations that a private contractor stopped supplying oxygen cylinders over a payment dispute. Even as 90 jumbo oxygen cylinders were pressed into service to maintain the supply on Friday, the hospital ran out of oxygen around 1 am.