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Infant Mortality Rate

Patralekha Chatterjee | India’s infant mortality rate isn’t a fringe issue

The latest data from the Registrar-General of India shows that India’s infant mortality rate is 28 (28 infant deaths per 1,000 live births)

10 Jun 2022 2:38 AM

Aakar Patel | If Indians focus on trivia, ignore hard reality, the future is bleak

On every meaningful measure, life for Indians compares poorly with those in other democracies

16 Nov 2021 11:42 AM

Gujarat's Adani-run hospital sees death of 111 infants in 5 months, probe ordered

The hospital management cited reasons such as delayed admission or malnutrition for the high mortality rate.

26 May 2018 3:04 PM

Niti Aayog pushes PMO to start nutrition mission

Fortified foods are those in which extra nutrients are added like Vitamin A, B, D, folic acid, iodine, and iron, etc.

18 Sep 2017 1:00 AM

Major drop in infant death rate in all states

Sex ratio at birth (females per 1,000 males) improved from 914 to 919 at the national level over the last decade.

01 Mar 2017 12:45 AM