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Opinion: Amid Lockdown Imposed Due To Coronavirus, Delhi Government Must Enhance Anganwadi Centres To Prevent Hunger
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Opinion: Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Lockdown, Governments Must Tap Anganwadis Better To Fight Hunger; A View From Delhi

Campaign against Hunger and Malnutrition has requested Delhi government to provide either dry ration or food items like banana, boiled eggs and panjiri at homes to prevent hunger among children during lockdown imposed due to coronavirus ...
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Eat Healthy Instead Of Taking Vitamin Capsules To Prevent COVID-19
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Eat Healthy Instead Of Taking Vitamin Capsules To Prevent COVID-19

Amid the scare are myths, misconceptions and misinformation about common flu and people are rushing to keep themselves protected and taking over-the-counter (OTC) vitamins such as vitamin C, vitamin D3, Celin 500mg and others to strengthen immunity during a virus outbreak ...
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Lawngtlai has 35.3 per cent stunted, 21.3 per cent underweight and 5.9 per cent severely wasted (low weight-for-height) children under the age of 5, which is the highest in Mizoram
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My School, My Farm: This IAS Officer’s Brainchild Has Led To A Poshan Revolution In A Remote Mizoram District

Mizoram’s Deputy Commissioner Shashanka Ala started the ‘My School My Farm’ initiative, where in order to improve the nutritional status of the meals served in schools, home grown vegetables are in the campus  ...
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Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education
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Women Empowering Women: Meet A Medical Researcher Who Is Helping Rural Women Fight Malnutrition Through Education

Monalisa Padhee, a 31-year-old medical researcher has made it her life's mission to help women in rural areas live healthy lives by educating them about nutrition ...
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Gujarat Adds Toor Dal In Ration List Of Groceries To Fight Malnutrition In The State
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Gujarat Adds Toor Dal In Ration List Of Groceries To Fight Malnutrition In The State

According to experts, Toor Dal (Pigeon Pea) is a major source of protein along with many other nutrients essential for the human body and is a widely used pulse in Gujarati households ...
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Speaking at the launch of 'Suposhit Maa Abhiyan' in Kota, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said the Abhiyan is a campaign to preserve and maintain the health of our future generations
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Malnutrition – Free India: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla Launches ‘Suposhit Maa Abhiyan’ In Kota

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla in Kota said that under the Suposhit Maa Abhiyan, 1,000 pregnant women would be given food items for one month ...
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Rasoi On Wheel: This Mobile Kitchen Serves Nutritious Food To The Poor In Delhi And Gurugram
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Rasoi On Wheel: This Mobile Kitchen Serves Nutritious Food To The Poor In Delhi And Gurugram

With the support from various citizens of Delhi and Gurugram, NGO ‘Rasoi On Wheels’ serves freshly cooked nutritious meal to the poor everyday that includes lentils, vegetables, fruits, rice, and chapatti ...
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Mid-Day Meal scheme served about 9.17 crore children in 11.35 lakh schools, across the country in 2018-19: Ministry of Human Resource Development
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Nutrition In India: PETA India Calls For Vegan Mid-Day Meals, Experts Differ

PETA India has written to education ministries across India to point out health dangers of meat, egg, and dairy consumption, but some experts differ ...
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To Go Hunger-Free Kerala Launches Rs. 25 Meals At Select Food Courts And, Free Food Delivery For Bedridden
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To Go Hunger-Free Kerala Launches Rs. 25 Meals At Select Food Courts And Free Food Delivery For Bedridden

Presented by the state Finance Minister Thomas Isaac, the state budget 2020-21 focuses on making Kerala a hunger-free state ...
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With Jammu consisting 12,252 government schools and Kashmir 11,495 schools, J&K is home to 23,747 government schools
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To Educate Children About Nutrition, Jammu And Kashmir’s Government Schools Will Now Have Nutrition Gardens

Jammu and Kashmir establishes “school nutrition gardens” in all government-run schools to enable the use of fresh organic vegetables grown in such gardens for the preparation of mid-day meals for students and improve nutritional knowledge of the students ...
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Students Of This School In Nagaland Grow Their Own Organic Mid-Day Meals
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Students Of This School In Nagaland Grow Their Own Organic Mid-Day Meals

In one of its kind initiative, K Khel Government Middle School (GMS) in Viswema Village of Kohima, Nagaland encourages its students to grow organic food that is consumed by them in their mid-day meals ...
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Budget 2020 - Nutrition budget allocation of Rs. 35,600 crore as proposed in budget 2020-21 is a welcome move: Experts
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Budget 2020: Experts React To The Rs 35,600 Crores Allocation For ‘Nutrition Related Programmes’

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman allocated Rs 35,600 crores for ‘nutrition related programmes’ for the Financial year 2020-21. Experts explain what that could mean to the nutrition status of the country ...
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