"Her family is among the estimated 250 million Indians who do not get enough to eat." This is 21.3% of India's population (calculation done by Ethan using World Bank data). This comes in spite of India's massive production of plenty.
Source: Vikas Bajaj, "A Failed Food System in India Prompts an Intense Review." New York Times. 7 June 2012. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/08/business/global/a-failed-food-system-i... [verified 4/25/14]