Every third child born in India is premature, said city’s neonatologists while stressing on the need to check this trend by improving the nutrition of young women.
It is estimated that 3.6 million premature births took place in India in 2010. India is the biggest contributor to the world’s prematurity burden.
Premature Babies show that 25% of all neonatal deaths in the world occur in India.
Contributed By Sonia Narula