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Nov 27, 2019
Jharkhand election: Rise of starvation deaths, breakdown of welfare schemes to influence tribal votingThe five-phase election beginning on 30 November is the first time the Raghubar Das government could face the ire of the electorate over the issue that has largely affected the state’s Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe communities, which make up 38 percent of the population
Nov 08, 2019
Another family in Jharkhand’s Giridih claims starvation death; state food minister denies allegation, cites ‘official reports’A family in Jharkhand's Giridih district has alleged that one of its members died of starvation, but state's Food and Civil Supplies minister Saryu Roy Thursday said official reports on the incident deny the claim.
Jun 05, 2018
Jharkhand reports two deaths due to starvation in three days, Chief Minister Raghubar Das order probeTwo women have died due to starvation in Jharkhand in the last three days, prompting Chief Minister Raghbar Das to order a probe.
Jun 04, 2018
Jharkhand shocker: 58-year-old woman starves to death in Dumri after family failed to obtain ration cardA woman allegedly starved to death in Jharkhand's Mangargaddi village in Dumri because her family could not obtain a ration card that assures access to the subsidised ration through government's Public Distribution System, according to several media reports.
Oct 18, 2017
Jharkhand girl dies of starvation: UIDAI says 11-yr-old had Aadhaar card, calls for action against culpritsAadhaar-issuing body UIDAI on Wednesday said the family of the 11-year old Jharkhand girl who allegedly died of starvation had Aadhaar and stringent action should be taken against those who denied her government benefits.