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Relief at sight for fluorosis endemic village

Around 60 people have died in Pratappur in the last five years, seven in the last one and half months and still counting. Every family here has at least one or two member with crippled bones, bent joints, and bed ridden patients with multiple fractures in legs and arms.

ranchi Updated: May 06, 2017 20:37 IST
B Vijay Murty
B Vijay Murty
Hindustan Times, Ranchi
Skeletal fluorosis patient Rampatia Devi at Pratappur village
Skeletal fluorosis patient Rampatia Devi at Pratappur village (HT File Photo)