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How Food Fortification Causes 'Hidden Hunger' In India

How Food Fortification Causes 'Hidden Hunger' In India

Pushing subsidised cereals like fortified rice through an elaborate public distribution system (PDS) ensures that a vast majority of Indians consume far more starch than they should, setting aside pulses, legumes, vegetables, nuts and animal-based diets like...

27 April 2022
Govt Approves Scheme To Distribute Fortified Rice Under Govt Programmes

Govt Approves Scheme To Distribute Fortified Rice Under Govt Programmes

The Food Corporation of India and state agencies have already procured 88.65 LMT of fortified rice for supply and distribution.

08 April 2022

Tackling Anaemia Through Fortified Rice: A Pilot Programme Shows Promise In Gadchiroli, Maharashtra

There are many reasons why anaemia develops in individuals, but iron deficiency is the most common cause. The National Family Health Survey- 4, 2015-2016...

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