A World Bank team on Wednesday praised Chhattisgarh for taking steps to combat malnutrition.
Team members inspected Kasahi village in Patan block in Durg district where they spoke to children, Anganwadi workers and pregnant women, a statement to the media said.
A press communiqué said the team included South Asia Head, Trina Haque, and Senior Health Specialist Dr Dipika Choudhary.
Haque said they will report about the innovative schemes of Chhattisgarh and recommend the best of them to the entire country.
Chhattisgarh officials apprised the visitors that the government had introduced a software in which updates are made after weighing the children at the end of every month. Special attention is given to children suffering from malnutrition.
Haque praised the efforts of the Chhattisgarh government in combating malnutrition.