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NTB home to 12,000 street children

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    The Jakarta Post

Mataram | Thu, March 29 2012 | 10:39 am
NTB home to 12,000 street children (Kompas.com/Caroline Damanik) (Kompas.com/Caroline Damanik)

PREMIUM (Kompas.com/Caroline Damanik)West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) is ranked second in the country in terms of the highest number of street children after East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), according to the social service agency.

The two provinces have 12,764 and 12,937 street children respectively.

According to national data from 2010, the number of street children in Indonesia stood at 85,013, scattered...