Last Updated : Apr 25 2019 10:09AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Campaigning in full swing for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections            Two terrorists killed in encounter in Anantnag district of J&K            Kim Jong-un & Vladimir Putin to hold first summit talks in Vladivostok            Asian Athletics C’hips: India bag four medals on final day; finish fourth            IPL: Royal Challengers Bangalore register 17-run win over Kings Eleven Punjab           

State News

Sep 30, 2018
9:59AM

J&K: ICDS organizes awareness programme on ‘National Nutrition Mission’ at Tai Suru Kargil

NSD Logo
In Jammu and Kashmir, to aware people especially supervisors, Anganwari workers and helpers about the requirement of proper nutrition for better child health, Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) organized one-day awareness programme on ‘National Nutrition Mission’ at Tai Suru Kargil. 

The awareness programme also known as POSHAN Abhiyan was organized by ICDS project Tai Suru and an exhibition and display of local dishes was also organized. On this occasion CDPO Tai Suru Parveen Akhtar was the Chief Guest.

While interacting with the staffs and public she told that the Poshan Abhiyan or the National Nutrition Mission is PM Narendra Modi’s overreach initiative for holistic nourishment. 

The first of its kind initiative has been launched to tackle malnutrition through multi-model interventions. The broad contour of the scheme is the convergence of technical expertise to reduce malnutrition, stunting, anemia and low birth weight of babies.

CDPO said that proper nutrition is vital at every stage of life, especially for children to stimulate their mental and physical growth and for which to know the nutritional value of local dishes like papa, rented, strab knit, thukpa, sugu etc. is very important.

She further said that the aim is to educate people especially the health workers about the significance of proper nutrition for pregnant women, regular ante-natal check-ups, institutional delivery and immunization for infants. 

On this occasion all the supervisors and angarwadi workers along with local people were present to know about these benefits. 
 

PM’s Exclusive Interview to DD News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 25 (Apr) Midday News 24 (Apr) News at Nine 24 (Apr) Hourly 25 (Apr) (1005hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 25 (Apr) दोपहर समाचार 24 (Apr) समाचार संध्या 24 (Apr) प्रति घंटा समाचार 25 (Apr) (1000hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 25 (Apr) Khabrein(Day) 24 (Apr) Khabrein(Eve) 24 (Apr)
Aaj Savere 25 (Apr) Parikrama 24 (Apr) Lok Ruchi Samachar 21 (Apr)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 24 (Apr) Samayki 24 (Apr) Sports Scan 24 (Apr) Spotlight/News Analysis 24 (Apr)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 28 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 4 (Apr) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 24 (Apr) Vaad-Samvaad 16 (Apr) Money Talk 16 (Apr) Current Affairs 22 (Mar)