UNICEF Lauds India For Decline In Maternal Mortality Ratio
Sunday, June 10, 2018, 8:20 AM
UNICEF's India representative Yasmin Ali Haque has commended India's 'impressive progress' in reducing maternal deaths. A recent sample registration system (SRS) data, released by Registrar General of India showed a 22 percent decline in country's maternal mortality ratio (MMR) since 2013. The MMR declined to 130 in 2014-16 from 167 in 2011-13.