India’s maternal mortality rate falls, but still a long way to go2 min read . Updated: 28 Dec 2013, 12:57 AM IST
India's maternal mortality rate declined 16% in 2011-12 from 2007-09, according to data from Registrar General
New Delhi: Pregnancy-related and infant deaths in the country have declined significantly from a few years earlier, according to the latest data released by the Registrar General of India, but experts say there’s not much to cheer in the numbers given that India still lags behind developed nations and even its poorer neighbours.
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