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Updated: Oct 10, 2012 19:10 IST

While the whole world would be celebrating United Nation International Day of Girl Child on October 11, these girls have very little meaning of the same in their lives. Despite the Right to Education Act and Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan, which ensures primary education to all below the age of 14 years, many children in slums are still deprived of it. Bharat Bhushan/HT
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While the whole world would be celebrating United Nation International Day of Girl Child on October 11, these girls have very little meaning of the same in their lives. Despite the Right to Education Act and Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan, which ensures primary education to all below the age of 14 years, many children in slums are still deprived of it. Bharat Bhushan/HT

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