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The Crisis Of Malnutrition In India

Published On: December 28, 2019 | Duration: 22 MIN, 02 SEC
Nearly one in every third child in India is undernourished. According to the Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey, stunting affected 35% of children under five years of age, wasting affected 17% and 33% of children are underweight. Another shocking data indicates that every second child is anaemic, which is about 58.4% of the children suffer from anaemia.

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  1. Rajkumar Rai

    December 29, 2019 at 8:47 pm

    Nutrition India Programme and similar other programs across India are supporting efforts of POSHAN Abhiyan and National Health Mission to taking care of first 1000 days!
    #BanegaSwasthIndia #First1000Days #Together4Nutrition #RB #PlanIndia #VSTF

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