Poor governance by the Government of India is the reason for almost all Indians suffering harm from contaminated food, water, and air. Successive governments have failed us, and our current government continues to fail us.
According to an article from the New York Times, our government has got suckered into hiring a processed food industry advocate to advise on regulating the same industry! Just imagine hiring a tobacco industry advocate to head a government committee that is supposed to regulate the tobacco industry! Or hiring
The “ Poshan Maah” initiative, and the nutrition push by the PM is much needed. Malnutrition is at the root of India’s problems, whether they be economic, social, or human.The poor nutritional status of women (among other things) has ensured that about 40% of the children in India are mentally and