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Minister apologises for ad goof-up, orders probe

Last updated on: January 25, 2010 17:16 IST

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Seeking apology on a controversial government advertisement released in the national print media, India's junior Minister for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath said she had set up a committee to probe the lapses.

Earlier in the day, the country was aghast to see in various dailies an advertisement against female foeticide with a photograph of former Pakistan Air Chief Marshal Tanvir Ahmed.

The advertisement was released by the ministry for women and child development.

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Source: ANI