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Patna: A day after Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) junior doctors went on strike following a clash with a patient's family, at least 16 patients were said to have died in the past 24 hours due to the lack of medical care in what once was known as the best hospital east of England.
Patna: Former Janata Dal – U President Sharad Yadav, who has essentially killed his own political career by going rogue against his own party in the aftermath of the collapse of the so-called Mahagathbandhan in Bihar, received yet another setback on Friday when the Election Commission sided with the Nitish faction of the party saying it was indeed the 'true' JD-U and hence, the election symbol of 'arrow' belonged to the party led by Nitish Kumar.
Patna: Junior doctors of Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) went on a strike on Thursday as they brought the medical care to a standstill following a brawl with the family members of a youth who died of dengue, according to the officials, before being brought to the hospital.
Patna: Health Minister Mangal Pandey, at a function held at the State Health Society in Patna on Thursday, flagged off 65 brand new ambulances to be used with the 102 service.