Dimapur, September 1: Deputy Commissioner, Wokha, Orenthung Lotha launched Poshan Maah at Wokha on September 1. District Coordinator, Poshan Maah Poshan Abhiyaan, Shanjothung Ngullie, who chaired the launching programmed, said the entire month of September is celebrated as Poshan Maah, with the objective of spreading awareness and to reduce malnutrition and to ensure the attainment of malnutrition free nation.
The DC called upon all concern involved in the scheme to put more effort in the process of implementation for the success of the programme. He stressed on spreading maximum awareness to attain malnutrition free country for healthy mind and soul.
District Project Assistant, Posh an Abhiyaan, Annie Lotha led the gathering in reading out the Poshan Pledge.
Mon: A short programme for the launching of Poshan Maah was held at district social welfare office, Mon on September 1 at with DC Mon, Thavaseelan K, as special guest.
The DC emphasized that everyone should followed SOP to treat himself/herself as an symptomatic carrier of COVID-19 and should take necessary safety precaution to break the chain of transmission and wearing of mask as compulsory an every persons in public places and maintain social distance.
Nokyam Khoiyem, District Coordinator, (Poshan Abhiyaan), Mon chaired the programme. Y.Tauhong Ngonyen, District programme officer delivered a speech on the main aims and objectives of Poshan Maah.
Poshan pledge was led by Laitak, CDPO Tobu.
(Page News Service)