UPDATE (India): More children severely malnourished found in Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh

UPDATE (India): More children severely malnourished found in Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received updated information regarding malnourished children in the villages of Java Block, Rewa District. We have found that many children are severely malnourished and the government schemes and programs guaranteeing right to food, including heath care and employment are not fully implemented because of discrimination against the tribal community as well as the corruption of the duty bearers. Despite the demand for immediate action for the severely malnourished children, neither government authorities nor the health institution has taken any action. Read more about UPDATE (India): More children severely malnourished found in Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh