DIPR/ TMB Report
Imphal: Rashtriya Poshan Maah 2020 under Poshan Abhiyaan Scheme was launched today for Imphal East district. The scheme that aims for a malnutrition free India, is a month long celebration starting from 1st – 30th September, 2020.
The main objective for this years’ celebration is the tracing and identification of SAM (Seven Acute Malnutrition) Children and plantation drive for promotion of kitchen gardens at all AWCs (Community land and at homes). Due to the pandemic, the activities of the celebration was held in digital mode of Jan Andolan. Line departments have also been encouraged for convergent efforts and fulfilment of the celebrations in the district.
The scheme was launched by Dr. Rangitabali Waikhom, Deputy Commissioner, Imphal East in the presence of the officers and staffs of the office of the Deputy Commissioner, Imphal East District. (DIPR)