Shining and hungry

Wednesday, Jul 10, 2024

This letter refers to the article ‘A land of ‘bholas’’ (July 8, 2024) by Hussain H Zaidi. The Indian government has consistently claimed that India has been enjoying up to eight percent growth over the past fifteen years.

However, a simple Google search proves otherwise, as the per capita consumption of edibles in Pakistan is much higher. In the Global Hunger Index, India is almost at the bottom and is actually ranked lower than Pakistan.

Shakir Lakhani