India's new food plan to target hunger

Ambitious new government food plan aims to target 60 per cent of population.

    Millions of Indians have little access to nutritious food.

    Now, the government is planning an ambitious programme to provide food security to the underprivileged.

    It will cover 60 per cent of the population.

    Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports from New Delhi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Meet the deported nurse aiding asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

    Meet the deported nurse helping refugees at the border

    Francisco 'Panchito' Olachea drives a beat-up ambulance around Nogales, taking care of those trying to get to the US.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.