Dimapur, September 14: As part of the National Nutrition Mission 2020, Rashtriya Poshan Maah (1-30 September), a local leaders and NGOs meeting was held at SIRD Hall, Tuensang on September 14.
The program was chaired by L Tonen Chang, District Coordinator, PMMVY. Aphen, District Medical Officer (DMO) CMO office spoke on the topic, “Removal of stigma around COVID-19 and nutrition to combat COVID-19.” Thungpang, District Coordinator, Poshan Abhiyaan specified on the “Poshan pledge and assurance for practices of good nutrition”.
T Sejongmong, DPA PMMVY, curated on the topic “Maternity Benefit Scheme,” followed by an insight on “Support of Poshan Abhiyaan and initiating kitchen garden” by P H Ramaikalo, SBP, Poshan Abhiyaan.
There was an hour for open discussion before the program came to a close. The event was attended by Pastors, ward presidents, women representatives and student leaders. (Page News Service)