With 100 plus deaths daily, pneumonia has emerged as a leading cause of deaths among children under 5 years in Bihar, a survey report said and recommended the government to launch a special drive like the one for polio.
A special drive would be launched
to apprehend anti-socials and criminals especially from the
interstate borders with Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh, state
Director General of Police Neelmani on Saturday said.
The state police would soon launch a
special drive to check exploitation of children in the form of
their employment in manufacturing units and for begging,
Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil said here on Tuesday.