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Children are starving in Bajhang

Children are starving in Bajhang

BASANTA PRATAP SINGH, Aug 13 BAJHANG
Last month, Sabita Nepali was rushed to the local health centre after her condition continued to worsen. The eight-month old infant, who weighed three kilos atbirth, was recorded at two-and-a-half kilos when shewas brought to the Deura Primary Health Centre in Bajhang.When medical workers at the centre examined Sabita, they knew she needed more than just a check-up—and asked her parents to take her to the Nutrition Rehabilitation Home at the Seti Regional Hospital in Dhangadhi, about eight hours by bus.
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