World Food Day: Millions malnourished in India
16 October 2012 Last updated at 04:49 BST
As part of World Food Day, the United Nations is hoping to look at ways of keeping down food prices to avert a crisis in the coming year.
India is one of the largest food producers in the world, but a staggering proportion of the country's children are malnourished.
Yogita Limaye reports from Mumbai.