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Maternal mortality rate drops in India significantly

Maternal mortality rate drops in India significantly

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Maternal mortality rates used to be a concern in the country. However, according to the latest data, maternal deaths have reduced from 167 (2011-13) to 130, per 100,000 births. Especially in the rural areas, including Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh, there is a significant improvement. Kerala topped the list with least number of maternal deaths.

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