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Kerala Police detains 11 for illegal confinement, murder of 27-year-old tribal man near Palakkad
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Kerala Police detains 11 for illegal confinement, murder of 27-year-old tribal man near Palakkad

Kerala Police on Saturday said it has arrested nine more persons in connection with the murder of a 27-year-old "mentally unfit" tribal man, who was attacked in the forest near Palakkad by a lynch mob for alleged theft.

Kerala announces aid to parents of 38 tribal children who died due to malnutrition
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Kerala announces aid to parents of 38 tribal children who died due to malnutrition

Amid concerns over infant deaths in the tribal hamlet of Attappady, the Kerala government has announced a financial aid of Rs one lakh each to the parents of 38 children who died due to malnutrition.

Images: How illicit liquor is killing a tribal village in Kerala
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Images: How illicit liquor is killing a tribal village in Kerala

In Attapady, Muduga tribals move an inch closer to death everyday by drinking 'chaarayam', a powerful but deadly intoxicating liqour. As generations fall prey to this habit, the tribal settlement moves closer to a fatal ending.