Number of hungry people drops in India; still behind China, Pak

The number of hungry people has dropped in India with its score on the Global Hunger Index improving to 63rd position in 2013, but the country still lags behind China, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

Starving in India: The forgotten problem

India is a food surplus nation but according to the International Food Policy Research Institute's 2011 Global Hunger Index, it ranks 67 out of 81 countries and has more than 200 million food-insecure people, the most in the world.

India below China, Pak in global hunger index

India has been ranked 67, way
below neighbouring countries like China and Pakistan, in a new
global hunger index by the International Food Policy Research