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The report estimates that the number of undernourished globally, increased to 821 million in 2017; meaning that one in every nine people, does not have enough to eat.
At least four alleged starvation deaths, in Giridih, Chatra and Ramgarh, have taken place since the committee was formed.
Almost 86 per cent of the quota for issuing ration cards in the State has been filled, but still there are some people who, in spite of meeting all the criteria for getting a ration card, are deprived
Around half a dozen of people allegedly died in the last few months across Jharkhand after having been denied ration from their PDS dealers for failing to verify themselves with Aadhaar.