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Global Hunger Index does not reflect India's true picture as it is flawed measure of 'Hunger': Ministry

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Global Hunger Index (GHI) does not reflect India`s true picture as it is a flawed measure of `Hunger`, the Ministry of Women and Child Development informed on Friday. As per Global Hunger lndex 2021 report prepared by `Welthungerhilfe` and `Concern Worldwide`, India`s score is 27.5 and it has ranked 101 among 116 countries. Global Hunger Index is based on four indicators - Undernourishment, Child Stunting, Child Wasting and Child Mortality.