Sixth arrest in BRD Medical College tragedy
Gorakhpur: The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested a clerk of the state-run BRD Medical College here, taking to six the number of those held in connection with the death of dozens of children in the state-run hospital last month.
"Clerk Sanjay Tripathi has been arrested from Cantonment police station area. He will be later produced in the anti- corruption court," SSP, Gorakhpur, Anirudh Sidhartha Pankaj said.
Medical Dialogues team had earlier reported that Former head of anaesthesia department at the state-run Baba Raghav Das Medical College Dr Satish surrendered himself.
"Dr Satish surrendered himself in the anti-corruption court this afternoon. We will seek his remand for interrogation," SSP, Gorakhpur, Anirudh Sidhartha Pankaj said.
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