Dimapur, March 14: Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol flagged off the Poshan PAKHWADA (National Nutrition Mission) cycle rally Thursday from City tower junction, Dimapur. Around 70 participants took part in the rally supporting the cause.
Highlighting on the mission, CDPO Robert said Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyan (National Nutrition Mission) is a flagship programme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for curbing under nutrition to each and every household by 2022. The mission aims to reduce level of under nutrition and other related problems by ensuring convergence of various nutrition related schemes, he informed.
The programme was organized under the aegis of Social Welfare Department Dimapur. On the occasion all the participants were given T-shirts, caps and TA by the department. (Page News Service)