Dimapur, November 22: District Health Society (DHS) Tuensang conducted an essay, slogan and painting competition on the topic ‘Importance of Iodine deficiency’ at Bethesda School, Tuensang Town on November 20. The students were awarded cash prizes in all categories for the first, second and third and consolation prizes to 10 participants. Altogether, 45 students participated in the competition.
Earlier, a short programme was held where GNM (UPHC) Chongjop highlighted the importance of Iodine deficiency. She briefed on Iodine, functions, disorders, excessive, decreased and salt preservation.
The students were also asked to follow the SOP of COVID-19 both outside and inside the classroom to protect and prevent the spread of Coronavirus.
(Page News Service)