Dimapur, September 21: As part of the series of events being conducted across the state to mark the National Nutrtion Month, a Cycle Rally aimed to spread the importance of nutrition was flagged off from City Tower, Dimapur by Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol on September 21.
Giving a brief overview of Poshan Abhiyan before flagging off, DPO, Dimapur, Hutoi Sema said that Rastriya Poshan Abhiyan is the Prime Minister Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment to strengthen and harmonise Action for Nutrition evidence gap in India.
He said that the objectives are to improve nutritional status of children from 0-6 years, adolescent girls, pregnant women and lactating mothers. CDPO (U), Robert Odyuo delivered the vote of thanks. School children, Anganwati Workers and officials from different departments participated. (Page News Service)