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Food security to Nutrition security

  Sep 20, 2021

Food security to Nutrition security

Q Why is it in News ?

A On August 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that, by 2024, rice provided to the poor under any government scheme  PDS, mid-day-meal, anganwadi  will be fortified.

Q What is need for nutrition security in India ? 

Q How has been India’s journey towards nutrition security ?

Q What are Challenges in securing nutrition security ? 

Q What can be Way Forward ? 

A Multi-pronged approach

1) Focus on mother’s education

2) Scale-up innovation in biofortified food by supporting policies

3) National awareness drive