MITHI: Reports from Sindh Health Department officials confirmed that, three more children died of malnutrition in Tharparkar here on Friday in the past 24 hours.
The government of Sindh health department confirmed that deaths took place at Civil Hospital of Mithi, two of them were infants and a one year old.
The death toll for children in Tharparkar raised to 9 while more than 370 children died of malnutrition this year.
Pakistan is included in the countries with high infant mortality rates according to United Nation’s Children Fund.
Every year more than 1400 kids die due to malnutrition in Sindh, concluded Health Department Sindh.
According to various surveys every year thousands of infant die in Pakistan, particularly in Sindh.