Q.2 Is Iron-fortified rice an answer to the anaemia prevalence in India? What are the issues with such a policy? (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/rice-fortification-programme-iron-anaemia-7470938/ In the intro, mention the recent announcement by the government about iron-fortified rice to deal with the prevalence of anaemia in India. In the body, mention the reasons for anaemia and next mention issues with a policy of fortification risk involved due to excess iron intake, higher WHO cutoff for haemoglobin, iron … Continue reading Q.2 Is Iron-fortified rice an answer to the anaemia prevalence in India? What are the issues with such a policy? (10 Marks)