Maulshree Seth


Maulshree Seth is a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express

BHU students write to V-C for relaxation in rules
Thu, Oct 19, 2017

The students also wrote that they expect the university to ensure equality within the campus.

After Sangeet Som, Yogi Adityanath’s tune: Taj Mahal built by blood, sweat of Indian workers
Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Stating that his government would fulfill its duty towards conservation of Taj Mahal, Adityanath announced that he would visit Agra on October 26 to review the development projects in and around the Taj Mahal.

UP urban body polls: Congress forms three-level panel to select nominees
Tue, Oct 17, 2017

The three-level committee formed at the state level includes former MLA and senior party leader Satish Ajmani, who was recently made Organisation in-charge of the party in the state, state vice-president Anusuiya Sharma and former Youth Congress President Nadeem Asharaf Jaisi

Gorakhpur: Five tribal villages get ‘revenue village’ tag, can now avail benefits
Sat, Oct 14, 2017

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who was till recently the Gorakhpur MP, had earlier raised the issue of Vantangiyas in the Parliament and sought the help of the Centre to declare these revenue villages.

BRD Medical College: 69 children dead in 4 days; 19 in last 24 hours
Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Nineteen children have died in the hospital in the last 24 hours — 13 neonatal (newborn) deaths, and six suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), according to BRD Medical College principal P K Singh.

Congress launches door-to-door campaign in Amethi
Wed, Oct 11, 2017

‘BJP can’t take credit for projects brought to Amethi with Rahulji’s hard work’

Rahul Gandhi’s three-day UP visit starts today, to host ‘chaupal’ for farmers, meetings with party workers
Wed, Oct 04, 2017

This will be Rahul Gandhi’s first visit to Amethi after Congress suffered a major loss in the state Assembly elections around six months ago.

Amethi officials ask Rahul Gandhi to put off trip, Congress sees vendetta
Mon, Oct 02, 2017

While Rahul Gandhi had planned to visit Amethi from October 4 to 6, officials want him to come only after October 5, saying forces deployed for Durga Puja and Moharram would not be free till then.

Why parents are going private in UP: ‘Our children will study English, get good jobs’
Mon, Oct 02, 2017

Soaring aspirations, gaps in govt system behind rise in number of private higher secondary schools

Amethi: Amit Shah, Union ministers to launch slew of projects
Sat, Sep 30, 2017

BJP chief Amit Shah is expected to address a public meeting near Samrat Cycle campus on Musafirkhana Road, while Union ministers are expected to lay foundation stones for a slew of projects.

BHU Violence: Congress’ student wing launches campaign across Uttar Pradesh, calls for Student’s Rights Bill
Thu, Sep 28, 2017

Tiwari said West Bengal is the only state where an Act is in place to protect the rights of students, and that NSUI officebearers have been asked to make students in colleges across the state aware of the need for the same in UP as well.

Ownership of Congress UP HQ: Civic body calls for final hearing on October 4
Tue, Sep 26, 2017

The LMC has called for final hearing in the case on October 4. If the Congress fails to present the papers, the matter would be referred to the court to decide, an LMC official said.

UP villagers without toilets told to carry spades, cover it up
Sun, Sep 24, 2017

With Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath fixing an ambitious target of October 2018 to make the entire state ODF, district-level officers such as those in Pilibhit have been battling time and insufficient funds in their race to build toilets.

Yogi Adityanath’s white paper on SP, BSP govts’ failures
Tue, Sep 19, 2017

As on March 31, 2017, the state’s debt burden was Rs 3,74,775 crore, Yogi said

Sanjay Gandhi Memorial Hospital: 150 employees protest over pay structure ‘discrepancies’
Thu, Sep 14, 2017

The distrcit administration has ordered labour department inquiry, hospital denies any wrongdoing

Haryana to investigate donation of cadavers by Dera Sacha Sauda to Lucknow medical institute
Sat, Sep 09, 2017

"If the cadavers were sent by the Dera Sacha Sauda to the medical college, the legal formalities should have been completed. The reason for sending the bodies must be ascertained," said Health Minister Anil Vij

Farrukhabad hospital: Doctors wear black bands to work, protest FIR lodged against CMO, CMS
Fri, Sep 08, 2017

Soon after the lodging of the FIR, PMHS doctors in Farrukhabad had announced that they would go on a strike, but had withdrawn the decision after the government assured them that a detailed probe will be conducted by a technical team.

Congress team visits Farrukhabad: Yogi government trying to turn state into rogi, says Raj Babbar
Wed, Sep 06, 2017

“Yeh Yogi sarkar purey pradesh ko rogi banane mein lagi hui hai (This Yogi government is trying to turn the whole state into a patient),” Babbar said, alleging that instead of visiting these families, the CM is busy attending an event of RSS in Mathura.

At Farrukhabad hospital battling staff crunch, tragedy was waiting to happen
Wed, Sep 06, 2017

Recovering from the surgery at a one-room house in Bhikampura that she shares with six family members, Gulafsa said they went to the government hospital due to financial constraints.

Farrukhabad tragedy: 49 kids die in hospital — with 1 doctor
Tue, Sep 05, 2017

The deaths came to light late Sunday when Farrukhabad City Magistrate J K Jain wrote to the City Kotwali police station house officer, urging that legal action be initiated against doctors at the hospital.

Gorakhpur-like tragedy in Farrukhabad: UP govt denies shortage of oxygen caused deaths of 49 children
Mon, Sep 04, 2017

The deaths came to light after the City Magistrate of Farrukhabad, Jaytendra Kumar Jain, on Sunday night asked the Station House Officer of city Police station in Farrukhabad to take necessary action against the hospital and its doctors, citing that he had found in his preliminary inquiry that the 49 deaths took place because of lack of oxygen supply.

Gorakhpur deaths: Arrested ward doctor Kafeel Khan’s past back to haunt him
Mon, Sep 04, 2017

Gorakhpur deaths: Among the allegations the doctor is since fighting are of impersonating in an exam and of rape, of giving a wrong affidavit to the Chief Medical Officer of Gorakhpur, and of running a private clinic.

How Uttar Pradesh’s cattle crackdown makes a village call its wealth a curse
Sat, Sep 02, 2017

Harbans says that while the pulses would have given him at least Rs 5,000 per quintal, the corn was to be used as fodder for the cattle he owns — two bulls, two cows and a calf.  

Yash Bharti awards: You can reward those close to you too, did we ever stop you? Ahilesh Yadav to BJP govt
Thu, Aug 31, 2017

The SP chief Akhilesh Yadav further claimed that most of the children who died in the recent Gorakhpur tragedy were Hindus and asked the government to explain how many they had helped.

Akhilesh Yadav justifies Yash Bharti awards, tells BJP: Reward those close to you
Thu, Aug 31, 2017

Akhilesh Yadav said that the pension component of the award, which is Rs 50,000, apart from a one-time reward of Rs 11 lakh, could even be doubled by the present dispensation.

Soon people will ask govt to take care of their kids: UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Thu, Aug 31, 2017

State Congress president Raj Babbar said the CM’s statement was “derogatory” and "a person with such thoughts should not be allowed to continue as CM”.

BRD medical college & hospital: 42 children die in 48 hours in Gorakhpur
Wed, Aug 30, 2017

“Till midnight on August 27, there were 342 patients in the paediatrics department, out of which, 17 died. Till midnight on August 28, there were 344 patients on bed and 25 of them died,” said officiating principal of the hospital, P K Singh.

At Gorakhpur hospital, 42 children die over two days
Wed, Aug 30, 2017

Top officials at the hospital said seven children were suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES). The others, the official said, died of other diseases.

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Nine accused at large, cops seek STF help to trace them
Tue, Aug 29, 2017

Following death of 60 children at the hospital between August 7 to August 11, the government had set up an inquiry committee headed by Chief Secretary Rajiv Kumar.

Gorakhpur hospital deaths probe: Cops seek STF help
Tue, Aug 29, 2017

Last week, based on a probe conducted by the state government, hospital principal Dr Rajeev Mishra, his wife Dr Purnima Shukla, Dr Kafeel Ahmed Khan, Dr Satish Kumar, chief pharmacist Gajanan Jaiswal and clerks Uday Pratap Sharma, Sanjay Kumar Tripathi and Sudhir Kumar Pandey were booked.

Lakhimpur Kheri incident: After 11-hr marathon surgery, girl’s hand re-attached
Fri, Aug 25, 2017

In the incident at Lakhimpur Kheri on Wednesday, the accused attacked the victim after an alleged dispute over a mobile phone charger. Both of them knew each other.

Just before Rahul Gandhi visit, a waterlogged village prepares
Sun, Aug 20, 2017

“There is severe waterlogging across the village. Hope the government finds a solution to all this, rather than focusing on just one house,” said Sandhya, a villager.

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Midnight, Ward No. 100
Sun, Aug 20, 2017

Long before the world came to know of it, parents had named this ward of BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur, ‘mratak lok (land of dead)’.  The Indian Express meet 10 families seeking hope here in that shadow

‘Yuvraj, shehzada can’t make Gorakhpur picnic spot’: Yogi Adityanath
Sun, Aug 20, 2017

CM Yogi targets Rahul, Akhilesh over Gorakhpur visit; Rahul says don’t cover up

Rahul Gandhi, Yogi Adityanath scheduled to visit Gorakhpur today
Sat, Aug 19, 2017

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will also be in Gorakhpur on Saturday to launch ‘Swacchata Abhiyan’ initiative at Ramlila Maidan in Andhiyari Bagh. The Congress Vice President will he houses of four families whose children had passed away during the incident.

Rahul Gandhi, UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur today
Sat, Aug 19, 2017

CM Yogi will also be in Gorakhpur on Saturday to launch the “Swacchata Abhiyan” initiative at Ramlila Maidan.