Social Welfare Dept holds meet with Anganwadi workers


Dimapur, July 21: Additional Director, Department of Social Welfare, Tulula Pongen held a meeting with all Anganwadi Workers under Mon district on July 19 at Council Hall, Mon.
Speaking on the occasion, Tulula Pongen stressed on the Ratriya Poshan Abhiyaan programme and informed that it is a convergence of many departments where Social Welfare is the nodal department.
She advised the Anganwadi workers to work sincerely on this holistic programme adding that, under this programme, the targeted groups are children under 0-6 years of age, adolescent girls, pregnant women and lactating mothers.
She said that Anganwadi workers are the ones who are working directly at the grassroots level to the beneficiaries and doing major role in the community services. She requested the workers to mobilize on the awareness of nutrition mission.
Meanwhile, a meeting was held for District Convergence Committee for implementation of Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyaan (National Nutrition Mission) at the DC’s Conference Hall on 18th July 2019 with Addl. Director, Social Welfare, Tulula Pongen. Thavaseelan K, IAS DC & District Convergence Action Plan Committee Chairman Mon chaired the meeting.
(Page News Service)