Childhood obesity tops the charts of one of the most serious challenges of public health in the 21st century. The current day lifestyle has become so bad that childhood obesity has reached almost epidemic like levels in both developed and developing countries of the world. Being overweight does not only have a grave physical impact on children, but also affects them psychologically. In a study conducted in 2010, 42 million children under the age of 5 were recorded to be obese globally. Out of these 35 million belonged to developing countries.