1 in 4 children suffer from malnutrition

Published on 19 April 2010

Anaemia or iron deficiency which leaves a child pale and weak has been found to be rampant with one in every four children (25 per cent ) falling victim, according to a recent survey.(..)The survey had been conducted in collaboration with UNICEF and the World Food Programme in 2009 in nine districts, one each from every province, to get a national representative sample.

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