1. Malnourishment is a serious problem. Half the children facing malnourishment are probably the ones which either don’t go to school at all or drop out before reaching class VIII stage.
The government programmes which could have taken care of malnourishment, the ICDS, MDM or PDS severely lack in quality and are marred by corruption.
If good quality balanced diet doesn’t reach deserving people how are we ever going to grow out of situation of widespread malnourishment?