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Excerpt From The nutrition India Programme Report By Reckitt Benckiser
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Excerpt From Nutrition India Programme Report: Every Rs. 1 Invested In The Programme Delivers Rs. 36.90 Of Social Value

Child malnutrition has emerged as a silent national emergency and the greatest human development challenge for India. According to the World Health Organization, child malnutrition accounts of 68 per cent of all infant mortality rate in India. In 2019, Reckitt Benckiser conceptualised Nutrition India Programme with an aim to work together with the communities, to push for solutions more rapidly on the ground. The programme is presently working with the Maharashtra government to end malnutrition in state’s Amravati and Nandurbar districts, considered to be one of the toughest regions. Here's an excerpt from the report explaining the impact of the programme so far. ...
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Nutrition India Programme: The Economic Advantages Of Investing In Country’s Healthcare
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Nutrition India Programme: The Economic Advantages Of Investing In Country’s Healthcare

Reckitt Benckiser’s Nutrition India Programme shows why investing in the country’s healthcare system is so important ...
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COVID-19: Amitabh Bachchan Dedicates A Heartfelt Note To Healthcare Workers From The Hospital, Calls Them ‘God's Own Angels’
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Amitabh Bachchan Dedicates A Heartfelt Note To Healthcare Workers, Calls Them ‘God’s Own Angels’

Amitabh Bachchan who is undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital penned a note on social media, calling doctors as 'God's own angels in white PPE units' ...
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Highlights Of Mumbai Sero-Survey: 57% Of Those Surveyed In Slums Have Had COVID-19, 16% In Other Areas
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Highlights Of Mumbai Sero-Survey: 57% Of Those Surveyed In Slums Have Had COVID-19, 16% In Other Areas

To assess the prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 among people in Mumbai, a sero-survey was conducted at the starting of July in three wards in Mumbai, here are the findings of the survey ...
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Coronavirus Pandemic: Smart Helmets To Detect Possible COVID-19 Infections In Slum Areas Of Mumbai
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Coronavirus Pandemic: Smart Helmets To Detect Possible COVID-19 Infections In Slum Areas Of Mumbai

To strengthen the fight against COVID-19, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is trying out ‘smart helmets’ which have a capacity to scan over 200 people in a minute for possible COVID-19 infection with the help of the thermal camera on it ...
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COVID-19: First Mother-Child Vertical Transmission Case In Pune
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COVID-19: First Mother-Child Vertical Transmission Case In Pune

Country’s first case of the transmission of COVID-19 from a mother to her child through the placenta was recorded at Pune’s Sassoon General Hospital ...
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AIIMS Nagpur Develops Smart Wristband To Track Coronavirus Positive And Suspected Patients
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AIIMS Nagpur Develops Smart Wristband To Track Coronavirus Positive And Suspected Patients

According to AIIMS Nagpur researcher, the smart wristband designed by them provides real-time data on important parameterS related to COVID-19 like temperature, pulse rate, respiratory rate and the oxygen saturation of the wearer ...
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Fighting COVID-19: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Says Only One Ganpati Idol Per Ward In K West Andheri Region
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Fighting COVID-19: Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Says Only One Ganpati Idol Per Ward In K West Andheri Region

West BMC's Ward Officer and Assistant Municipal Commissioner Vishwas Mote has issued a notice according to which only 13 public Ganesh Utsav Mandals will be allowed to install idols in public ...
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Actor Sonu Sood Calls Police Personnel ‘Real Heroes’, Donates 25,000 Face Shields To Maharashtra Police
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Actor Sonu Sood Calls Police Personnel ‘Real Heroes’, Donates 25,000 Face Shields To Maharashtra Police

After helping migrants go home, actor Sonu Sood has now come forward to help Maharashtra Police stay safe by donating 25,000 face shields ...
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One-Third Of India's COVID-19 Cases Are In Maharashtra, Here’s How The State Is Dealing With The Pandemic
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One-Third Of India’s COVID-19 Cases Are In Maharashtra, Here’s How The State Is Dealing With The Pandemic

With 1 in every 3 individual infected with COVID-19 in India reside in Maharashtra, making it the worst-hit coronavirus state but compared to other states the state is also testing more, here’s all you need to know about the state’s fight against COVID-19  ...
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‘They Fly The Flags Of Humanity’: Amitabh Bachchan's Message Of Gratitude For Healthcare Workers Fighting COVID-19
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‘They Fly The Flags Of Humanity’: Amitabh Bachchan’s Message Of Gratitude For Healthcare Workers Fighting COVID-19

Amitabh Bachchan, who along with his son Abhishek, daughter-in-law Aishwarya and granddaughter Aaradhya tested positive for the coronavirus, took to Twitter to post a message of gratitude for the healthcare workers on the frontlines of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic ...
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Nutrition India Programme Is Addressing Malnutrition In Two Of The Worst Affected Districts Of Maharashtra
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Nutrition India Programme Is Addressing Malnutrition In Two Of The Worst Affected Districts Of Maharashtra

The Nutrition India Programme was piloted during 2019-20 and is now helping 32,900 children under the age of 5 amd 3,900 pregnant women ...
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