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"I waited for two months thinking the situation would improve but it didn't. It just worsened. My wife and I did all odd jobs just to ensure that my daughters could continue their studies here. But now, all our savings have been exhausted and we will return," Minz said. … [Read more...] about Migrant children at risk of dropping out of school after moving back to hometowns: Experts