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At least 800 children died this year in Thar due to malnutrition

KARACHI: More than 800 children have died due to malnutrition and other diseases in Tharparkar this year, as a result of which the total number of deaths in five years has crossed 3,000. According to the statistics released by the

CCI approves Rs350 bn project to control malnutrition, stunted growth

ISLAMABAD: The Council of Common Interests has agreed to launch a project worth Rs 350 billion for the next five years to control malnutrition and stunted growth among children in the country. The decision to this effect was taken at

Five more children succumb to malnutrition in Tharparkar

THARPARKAR: At least five more children have died due to malnutrition and other diseases in Tharparkar. According to the district administration, the total number of deaths has now reached 24 in one-month, while the number of children dying from malnutrition

Four more children succumb to malnutrition in Tharparkar

THARPARKAR: At least four more children died due to malnutrition and other diseases in Tharparkar. According to the district administration, the total number of deaths has now reached 84 in one-month while the number of children who died in the

Facebook can change attitudes towards malnutrition: Nishtar

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Poverty Alleviation Dr Sania Nishtar on Saturday said that digital marketing tools on social media were essential to fight malnutrition in the 21st century. Addressing at the launching ceremony of digital campaign

Govt committed to combating stunting, child malnutrition: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that the government is fully committed to combat the issue of malnutrition in Pakistan. The premier was talking to Princess Sarah Zeid of Jordan and World Food Programme’s Special Adviser on Mother