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Starvation in India

shriram | 12th May 2014 | Health And Spiritual
Starvation in India

    Most of the world’s hungry live in developing countries. Asia has the largest number of hungry people. According to the latest Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) statistics from 2013, there are 842 million hungry people in the world and 98 percent of them are in developing countries.
Hunger remains the No.1 cause of death in the world. Hunger also weakens the immune system. Deprived of the right nutrition, hungry children are especially vulnerable and become too weak to fight off disease and may die from common infections like measles and diarrhoea.
Indias position in The Global Hunger Index 2013 indicating a serious food and nutrition security situation. 1/3rd of the worlds hungry live in India and Over 7000 Indians die of hunger every day. 42% of the world’s undernourished children live in India alone. Children who are do not receive adequate nutrition have increased risks to experiencing lifelong damage, including poor physical and cognitive development, poor health, and even early death. India is home to the largest number of hungry people in the world. Children are the most visible victims of undernutrition.


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