Dimapur, December 9: The meeting of district level convergence plan for Poshan Abhiyan was held on December 7 in the DC’s conference hall Peren under the chairmanship of S.Tainiu, DC Peren & chairman of district level convergence plan committee.
Additional Director, Social Welfare, Tulula highlighted about the importance of Poshan Abhiyaan and district level convergence plan committee. Poshan Abhiyaan is a National Flagship programme and is the Prime Minister’s over-arching scheme for holistic nourishment, aiming to achieve improvement in the nutritional status of children from 0-6 years, adolescent, girls, pregnant and lactating mothers in a time bound manner through convergence.
The approach of Poshan Abhiyaan is to eradicate malnutrition or undernourishment over the country by 2022 by ensuring convergence of various nutrition-related scheme for better and effective delivery to the targeted beneficiaries for attaining better and healthier life.
(Page News Service)