Six children die in Mithi

THAR: One more child lost their life in Tharparkar due to outbreak of water borne disease, pushing the death toll on Saturday to six.

The two-day infant died when she was been shifted to Tehsil hospital Deplo.

A nine-month old child breath his last in Hyderabad when he was being transferred to a hospital in Hyderabad from Mithi. Meanwhile, at the Mithi Civil Hospital 55-year-old Amla and at Nagarparkar 60-year old Usman died of water-borne diseases.

Innocent children and people of Tharparkar paying the price of the carelessness of government authorities of Sindh. Malnutrition, lack of healthcare facilities and scarcity of water are some factors pushing the death toll higher.