HYDERABAD: Three more deaths of children were reported from Tharparkar where the pervasive drought has been claiming lives since late 2013. Two of them, three-week-old Naresh and a new-born died in Civil Hospital, Mithi. Another baby, born over a week ago, died in a village in the Chachro tehsil. Up to 66 children and four adults have died so far during this month in Tharparkar.
Published in The Express Tribune, January 24th, 2015.