Malnutrition


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  • Human Rights Panel Seeks Report From Maharashtra On Malnutrition Deaths

    Human Rights Panel Seeks Report From Maharashtra On Malnutrition Deaths

    The National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to Maharashtra government over reports of 600 children dying this year due to malnutrition in Palghar district of the state.

  • Bombay High Court Concerned Over 17,000 Deaths Due To Malnutrition In Maharashtra

    Bombay High Court Concerned Over 17,000 Deaths Due To Malnutrition In Maharashtra

    Voicing concern over death of 17,000 persons due to malnutrition in tribal areas of Maharashtra in the last one year, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked the state government to take immediate steps to tackle it and submit details of central grants received for tribal welfare.

  • 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 coming to light. About 60 per cent of the screening work, being done with help of angangwadi workers, has been completed, District Collector Abhijit Bhangar said. A total of 2,2...

  • Maharashtra Governor For Convergence Of Schemes To Tackle Malnutrition

    Maharashtra Governor For Convergence Of Schemes To Tackle Malnutrition

    Alarmed over the rising deaths of tribal children due to malnourishment in Mokhada tehsil in Palghar district, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has directed the state to converge various government schemes to tackle the issue efficiently.

  • 600 Kids Die From Malnutrition: So What? Asks Maharashtra Minister

    600 Kids Die From Malnutrition: So What? Asks Maharashtra Minister

    Maharashtra's Tribal Welfare Minister Vishnu Sawra faced the ire of tribals in Palghar whose children have perished due to malnutrition.

  • Woman Whose Son Died Of 'Malnutrition' Vents Anger At Maharashtra Minister

    Woman Whose Son Died Of 'Malnutrition' Vents Anger At Maharashtra Minister

    Maharashtra minister Vishnu Sawra on Thurday faced the anger of a tribal woman whose two-year-old son died last month apparently due to severe malnutrition in Palghar district, the video of which has gone viral on social media.

  • 28% Kids Found Underweight At Health Camps In Maharashtra's Rural Palghar

    28% Kids Found Underweight At Health Camps In Maharashtra's Rural Palghar

    Thane: Palghar district in Maharashtra is grappling with severe child malnutrition, a survey has shown. During the recent health camps, nearly 28 per cent children were found to be severely underweight in tribal-dominated Mokhada taluka in the rural Palghar district. State Health Minister Deepak Sawant visited the camps held at five villages in the...

  • Moringa: Poor Man's Produce, Rich Man's Food

    Moringa: Poor Man's Produce, Rich Man's Food

    Moringa is included in the array of such nutrient-enriched produce to combat micronutrient deficiency in the climate change scenario.

  • India's Nutrition Scenario Not Better Than Other South Asian Nations: Experts

    India's Nutrition Scenario Not Better Than Other South Asian Nations: Experts

    The statement comes in the backdrop of the World Health Organisation (WHO) saying, in a recent report, that 2.5 million children in India die every single year due to malnutrition.

  • Here's what India needs to end malnutrition by 2030

    Here's what India needs to end malnutrition by 2030

    Can an economy be run without a regular stream of credible data? Well, that’s the situation which people working towards ending malnutrition in India find themselves in. Until the Rapid Survey on Children (RSOC) data from 2013-14, seven years had elapsed since the last nationally representative nutrition survey, the third National Family Health S...

  • After 19 Malnutrition Deaths, Odisha Minister Blames Bad Family Planning

    After 19 Malnutrition Deaths, Odisha Minister Blames Bad Family Planning

    As if the death of 19 tribal children in Odisha due to malnutrition was not bad enough, a minister in Naveen Patnaik’s government has now blamed the disaster on the large size of tribal families. “Each tribal family has 8-9 children. There’s no family planning and therefore the malnutrition deaths,” Minister of Women and Child Welfare Usha ...

  • After 19 Malnutrition Deaths, Odisha Minister Blames It On Bad Family Planning

    After 19 Malnutrition Deaths, Odisha Minister Blames It On Bad Family Planning

    As if the death of 19 tribal children in Odisha due to malnutrition was not bad enough, a minister in Naveen Patnaik's government has now blamed the disaster on the large size of tribal families.

  • Rights Panel Seeks Report On Malnutrition Death Of 19 Kids In Odisha

    Rights Panel Seeks Report On Malnutrition Death Of 19 Kids In Odisha

    The Odisha Human Rights Commission (OHRC) on Wednesday asked the state government to submit an action-taken report (ATR) within three weeks after at least 19 infants died allegedly due to malnutrition in three months at Nagada village in the mineral-rich Jajpur district. “Let a copy of the petition be sent to Chief Secretary, Odisha, Bhubaneswar ...

  • 49,000 Kids Dying Of Malnutrition Linked To Boko Haram: UN

    49,000 Kids Dying Of Malnutrition Linked To Boko Haram: UN

    The U.N. children's agency warns that some 49,000 children will die of malnutrition in areas once cut off by northeastern Nigeria's Islamic extremist uprising if they don't get treatment.

  • Odisha Sets Up Taskforce After Death Of 18 Babies In 3 Months

    Odisha Sets Up Taskforce After Death Of 18 Babies In 3 Months

    Odisha govenrment today set up a taskforce amid reports of death of at least 18 children in a span of three months allegedly due to malnutrition at a village in mineral-rich Jajpur's Sukinda valley.

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