Dimapur, February 13: The National Deworming Day was launched in all the schools and Anganwadi centres under Wokha District on February 8. St. Peter’s School, Longsa also observed the NDD.
The major goal of the campaign is to deworm all the children to improve the overall health for a better cognitive development among children so that they can get quality life in future.
The mass deworming programme aims to reach all children at schools and AWCs with the deworming treatment, any child not dewormed on National Deworming Day due to absenteeism or sick will be dewormed on the mop-up day on February 14.
(Page News Service)