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Maternal Mortality Rate of Nepal

Posted on: Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Nepal also sees higher maternal mortality rates within certain cultures and ethnicities. Dalits, Terai/Madhesi, and Muslim mothers see higher mortality rates when compared to the general population. Delivery-related causes and the pregnancy itself are …

Students in the Terai region of Nepal mostly pedal to schools since bicycles are an affordable means of conveyance. The gifting of bicycles to the poor Dalit girl students was aimed at enhancing the literacy rate among girls in Nepal and also to encourage …

About Mithila

Mithila is an ancient cultural region of South Nepal and North India lying between the lower ranges of the Himalayas and the Ganges River. The Nepal border cuts across the top fringe of this region. The Gandak and Kosi Rivers are rough western and eastern boundaries of Mithila. The Ramayana records a dynastic marriage between Prince Rama of Ayodhya and Sita, the daughter of Raja Janak of Mithila. The town of Janakpur, in the northern Nepali section of Mithila, is believed to be Janak's old capital.