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2279- Child marriage is killing over 60 girls a day world wide: Report
Child marriage is killing over 60 girls a day globally and six girls a day in South Asia, according to a report by Save the Children. About 22,000 girls are dying every year from pregnancy and childbirth resulting from early marriage, report stated. West and Central Africa accounted for nearly half of all estimated child marriage-related deaths globally, it added.