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Mamata wishes to 'Kanyashree' girls on Intl Girl Child Day

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today expressed her wishes for all Kanyashree girls in the state on the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child. "On the International Day of the Girl Child, my best wishes to all our ...
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