India has the highest number of people who are starving for food, according to a survey conducted by the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation.
According to the survey, the United Nations Annual Hunger report, India has about 194 Million people who are still starving from Hunger in the year 2014-2015. In the year 1990-1992 the figure read as 202 Million which came down to 194 million in 2015.
Earlier China numbered the maximum individuals who were starving with lack of food, it amounted to 283 Million in 1992, which has reduced to 162 Million in the current year. Hence making India, as the country with most hunger struck Nation, the NDTV reports.
However, the Food and Agriculture Organisation report also included the fact in its report that, the Indian government is has been striving for the improvement of the poor. “The current social policies could give a big hope for the poor to get enough food” the UN report stated.
A majority of the countries, as of the records, 72 of 129 countries have crossed the mark to decrease the lack food problems to the poor, with the help of FAO and its schemes.
Suggesting over the plans to decrease the numbers, the Report suggested that, investments must be made in the agricultural sector so that much of the land comes under production of food. It is also explained the poverty among farmers in India, which has to be aided if a food production raise has to be noted.