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BISP led to eleven pct reduction in girl malnutrition: Memon

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairperson BISP Marvi Memon on Tuesday said that the BISP has led to reduction in malnutrition among girls by eleven percent, which is the biggest impact of the program apart from poverty reduction. Ms. Memon, during a conversation with UN Assistant Secretary-General and Coordinator of Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) movement Ms. Gerda Verburg, said that BISP also contributes to GDP as better nutrition results in higher IQ levels. “Pakistan can reach the status of an Asian tiger once its…