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Nine children die of malnutrition in Thane

Wednesday, April 5, 2006 (Thane): Nine children have died of malnutrition in the Mokhada tehsil of Maharashtra’s Thane district.

Mokhada is situated less than 150 kilometres from Mumbai. The children, all of them below the age of six, have died within the last one week.

Four deaths have been reported from just one village Hattipada.

 
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