A joint sitting was held between network of Naga people living with HIV and AIDS (NNP+) and Women development department on October 28 at the conference hall of women development. At the meeting Nutritional support for 533 Women Living with HIV and AIDS (WLHIV) was disbursed by Women development based on the member list from 11 districts submitted by NNP+ at the beginning of the year. WLHIV who have submitted their names have been requested to collect nutrition from the respective districts.
According to Ayani Tungoe, programme manager, NNP+ a grant in aid of Rs. 25000 was also given to every district. NNP+ and Women development department also urged People living with HIV and AIDS to come forward and enroll in district level network (DLNs) to avail the services. Further, NNP+ acknowledged the positive step taken by women development department.