Saturday, October 8, 2022

‘Poshan Maah’ launched in Aboi, Zunheboto

As part of month-long “Poshan Maah 2022” celebration, a block level anaemia awareness and screening camp was conducted by Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) office Aboi in collaboration with Community Health Centre (CHC), Aboi on Friday at Council Hall, Aboi, Mon. According to a DIPR report, at the programme, Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Aboi, Anoka H Assumi emphasised about the need of such sensitization camps for the benefit of adolescent girls, women etc. which would ensure a healthy future for all females in the block. Poshan coordinator, Phelei briefed on “Poshan 2.0” and its importance, which is to provide good nutrition to children under 6 years of age, pregnant women, lactating mothers. Resource person, AYUSH, CHC, Aboi, MO Dr. T. Hongpe Konyak, spoke on what anaemia, the signs, the symptoms and the need to receive medical help at the right time.
Zunheboto: Month-long “Poshan Maah 2022” was launched on September 6 at Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) office Zunheboto.
According to a DIPR report, At the programme, DPO Zunheboto, Meshusayi Tetseo gave a brief introduction on “Poshan Maah” and EAC Zunheboto, Mopling Phom encouraged the gathering to spread awareness about nutrition at the grassroots level.