INDIA: Two and a half year-old girl died from starvation after her house was destroyed by the village head

INDIA: Two and a half year-old girl died from starvation after her house was destroyed by the village head

Namitha, the daughter of Doodh Nath Pal died on 6 November 2008 from acute starvation. Doodh is 45 years old, son of Late Kharpattu and resident in Gokulpur village, Harhuaa Post Office, Badagoan Police Station, Varanasi District, Uttar Pradesh. He is from the other backward classes (OBC) and a landless labourer. He has lived in this village for 20 years, has a voter identity card and has voted in a number of elections. Read more about INDIA: Two and a half year-old girl died from starvation after her house was destroyed by the village head