The Last Word: What does the nationwide mid day meal disaster reveal about India?

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ibnliveKaran Thapar, CNN-IBN | Jul 19, 2013 at 11:20pm.

The inquiry report into the mid day meal tragedy in Chhapra in Bihar has blamed the school principal for the incident. The report, prepared by the Saran Police Commissioner, alleges criminal negligence by the school principal. The report has been submitted to the Ministry of Human Resource.

Twenty three children died after eating mid day meal served to them at their school in the village of Dharmasti Gandawan near Chhapra, about 60 km from Patna.

Guests: Smt Shailaja Chandra, Former chief secretary, Delhi Govt ; Chanchalapathi Dasa, Vice Chairman, Akshaya Patra Foundation; Dipa Sinha, Right to Food Campaign activist, Sh. Vishwanathan, Professor of Sociology and Anchor: Karan Thapar.

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