Jharkhand starvation death

Man starves to death in Jharkhand; government says family was ‘not poor’

Even as the local people claimed that Baidyanath Ravidas died because he had no rice at his home for a week, the Dhanbad district administration denied that starvation was the cause of death.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Food and Public Distribution minister Ram Paswan orders probe into Jharkhand starvation death

An 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation on September 28 after her mother was unable to feed her. 

published on : 18th October 2017