The Financial Express

63 children killed in 2019: ASK

FE Online Report | Published: February 17, 2020 18:37:37 | Updated: February 18, 2020 13:16:45

63 children killed in 2019: ASK

At least 63 children were killed across the country in 2019, according to a local independent rights body. 

The Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) report noted that among the victims, 19 were aged below six years while 12 were between 7 to 12 years. 

Apart from this, 22 victims were aged between 13 to 18 years and the ages of 10 children were not mentioned, the ASK report added.

A total of 32 cases were lodged in connection with those incidents, the report added.

A total of 488 children were killed in 2019, the rights body report said.






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