About 61 million children in India grow inadequately due to chronic under nutrition, 68% of all under nourished children in India are girls. More than half of the children in India are Malnourished which also results in poor performance in school. Indians dismal performance on hunger is directly linked to the high level of child undernourishment. Over one in every five children in India is “wasted” (low weight for the height) In the 2019. Global Hunger Index, India ranks 102 out of 117 qualifying countries, with a score of 30.3, India suffers from a level of hunger that is serious.
TEAS initiative AANAPURNA for serving community with the donated food including grain and packaged food as well as funds for sponsored meals or breakfasts and make it available to people who are hungry or lack of nutritional food.