Obesity means having too much body Fat
(i.e person’s weight is greater than his/her considered height). Obesity is a condition where a person’s BMI or Body Mass Index is more than 30, that it might have a negative effect on their health. The weight may come from muscle, fat, bone, body water.
If a person’s weight is at least 20% higher than it should be considered obese. If your BMI Valve greater in between 25 and 29.9 considered overweight.
Now a day’s obesity is a huge issue in India too, with morbid obesity affecting 5% of the country’s population. Take a look at our article, To know how much should you weight as Normal.