Dimapur, September 23: The Department of Social Welfare ICDS, Project Wokha observed Rashtriya Poshan month on the theme, “Water sanitation and hygiene (WASH)”, and “Menstrual hygiene for girls, on September 21 at Orchid colony Wokha.
The programme was organised by the ICDS project Wokha under social welfare department along with the ministry convergence department, including PHED department, department of school education and department of urban development agency. The topic on “water sanitation and hygiene (WASH)”, was deliberated by Bito T Jimo, SDO PHED Wokha, while “menstrual hygiene for girls”, was address by Erenbeni Kikon Sr. Supervisors, while short speeches was also presented from the department of school education and DUDA (department of urban development Agency), Welcome address was delivered by, Nchumthung Odyuo supervisors ICDS project Wokha.
The programme was attended by the Angawadi workers and helpers, Adolescent girls and beneficiaries children. Sanitary napkins and nutritional supplementary foods were also distributed to the participants by the social welfare department to mark the occasion.
(Page News Service)