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71% Indians have poor muscle health

About 68% people in India are protein deficient, while 71% have poor muscle health, a recent survey has pointed out.

Citing reports, experts on Monday said 84% of Indian vegetarians and 65% of non-vegetarian diets are protein deficient.

“According to our latest survey with IPSOS, a leading global market and opinion research firm, around 68% of people have lower protein content in their body than adequate and 71% of the people have poor muscle health,” InBody Clinical Executive Dr Ankita Ghag said in a statement.