IJSRP, Volume 6, Issue 4, April 2016 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Development is the core concern for every government now a days. Millennium Development Goal gives emphasis on sustainable development. The Brundtland Commission’s report defined sustainable development which meets the needs of current generations without compromising the ability of the future generations to meet their own needs. The Millennium Development Goal also emphasises on empowerment of women, reduce child mortality and to improve maternal health. Under Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) and National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) several steps have been taken to improve the condition of mother and child. Then also maternal mortality ratio in Assam is 301 per one lakh and maternal mortality rate is 23 per one thousand and life time risks is 0.79% in Assam according to annual health survey. Therefore my study is based on the condition of health of poor pregnant women in Assam. For that purpose primary data is collected to know their condition, help of the medical practitioner also been taken. This study is going to deal with ground realities of the condition of health of poor pregnant women.