P. But malnutrition is still the leading risk factor for death in chil
P. But malnutrition is still the leading risk factor for death in children under five years,
Q. The report was published on Wednesday in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health by the India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative.
R. The report says the overall under-five death rate and the death rate due to malnutrition has decreased substantially from 1990 to 2017,
S. And is also the leading risk factor for disease burden for all ages considered together in most States.
Right Answer is: A
Sentence 1: The first sentence must introduce the subject matter of the paragraph to the reader. Sentence Q mentions about the report published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health by the India State-Level Disease Burden Initiative.
Sentence 2: In the context of the sentence Q, Sentence R gives information about the pattern of death rate of children under-five due to malnutrition.
Sentence 3: Sentence P is a continuation of the previous sentence. It says though the condition is improving gradually, but malnutrition is still a concern.
Sentence 4: Sentence S is a further continuation of the previous sentence and it concludes the paragraph.
Therefore, the correct sequence is QRPS.