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Uttar Pradesh To Provide Healthy, Packaged Food To Malnourished Children

Uttar Pradesh To Provide Healthy, Packaged Food To Malnourished Children

Lucknow: Packaged food will be provided to malnourished children in Uttar Pradesh soon, it was decided at a meeting between Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath...
Kerala’s Progress Has Not Reached Its Tribal Belts. Here’s Why

Kerala’s Progress Has Not Reached Its Tribal Belts. Here’s Why

By Sreedevi RS/ IndiaSpend.org Maruthi and her husband Vellangiri are still mourning for their infant son who lived only four-and-a-half-hours after birth in 2014. Maruthi,...
In Delhi’s Schools, Girl Students From Classes 9-12 To Get Mid-day Meals

In Delhi’s Schools, Girl Students From Classes 9-12 To Get Mid-day...

New Delhi: The Delhi government will provide the mid-day meal to students of classes 9 to 12 also in all its girls schools. Bananas and...
To Fight Malnutrition, Indian Researchers Develop Protein-Rich Rice

To Fight Malnutrition, Indian Researchers Develop Protein-Rich Rice

Raipur: A protein-enriched rice variety has been developed by the Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalay (IGKV) in Raipur and researchers hope it would serve as...
A Liquor Bottle – Tantrik’s Fee To ‘Treat’ Malnourished Children

A Liquor Bottle – Tantrik’s Fee To ‘Treat’ Malnourished Children

Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh: In Vadi village, nearly 400 km from Bhopal, 60-year-old Sakriya Mandloi performs a ritual to ward off evil spirits. He believes...
Uneducated Anganwadi Workers Rely on Guesswork To Track A Child’s Growth

Uneducated Anganwadi Workers Rely on Guesswork To Track A Child’s Growth

Alirajpur, Madhya Pradesh: At the anganwadi centre in Badgaon village, 375 km from Bhopal, 45-year-old anganwadi worker Thumi Bai struggles to read and note...
Maharashtra Government Pulled Up For Malnourishment Deaths

Maharashtra Government Pulled Up For Malnourishment Deaths

New Delhi/Mumbai: After the National Human Rights Commission sent a notice to the Maharashtra government two weeks ago, the state faced strong criticism by...
After Malnourishment Deaths, Sheopur’s Nutrition Centres Overburdened

After Malnourishment Deaths, Sheopur’s Nutrition Centres Overburdened

Sheopur, Madhya Pradesh: The three nutrition rehabilitation centres in Sheopur district of Madhya Pradesh had handful of children in August. Today, they are overcrowded. The centres,...
Malnourishment Rampant In Madhya Pradesh Village, Kids Battle For Life

Malnourishment Rampant In Madhya Pradesh Village, Kids Battle For Life

Sheopur, Madhya Pradesh: In Madhya Pradesh’s Sheopur's Golipura village, 11 children have died due to severe malnutrition in the last three months. The village, which...
All Kids In Maharashtra’s Palghar To Be Screened For Malnutrition

All Kids In Maharashtra’s Palghar To Be Screened For Malnutrition

Palghar: The district administration has undertaken the screening of all children in Palghar's four tribal talukas in Maharashtra following a number of malnutrition cases...