Only 54.9%* of babies under six months are breastfed.
Only 41.6%* of newborns are breastfed within the first hour.
Lack of information regarding breastfeeding available to mothers.
Formula milk is being promoted in an underhand way.
Breastfeeding rates in india have risen from 46 to 54% in the last decade.
Comparatively lower consumption of milk formula products than in previous years.
Maternity leave for women working in organised sectors has been increased to 26 weeks.