India’s COVID orphans
All Indians MatterJune 04, 2021
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India’s COVID orphans

Ashraf EngineerAshraf EngineerHost

There were roughly 350,000 orphans in institutional care before COVID-19. The pandemic has orphaned thousands more, say social workers. The government said at least 577 children were orphaned between April 1 and May 25, 2021, alone. With our low adoption rates and the danger of them falling prey to traffickers, this is a crisis that India must deal with quickly. Please listen to the latest episode of All Indians Matter.


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