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Assam Rifles Conduct Naari Poshan Abhiyan at Athibung and Azailong Villages in Peren District, Nagaland


Assam Rifles Conduct Naari Poshan Abhiyan at Athibung and Azailong Villages in Peren District, Nagaland

Jalukie Battalion  of Assam Rifles under the aegis of  HQ  IGAR (N) conducted an awareness lecture on Importance of Nutrition and Health for Women Society members of Athibung and Azailong Villages of Peren District, Nagaland on 24 January 2023.

The lecture cum interaction programme highlighted on balanced nutrition and a healthy diet to support and fuel their day to day activities and fulfills various deficiencies during pregnancy. They were also briefed on ways to improve nutritional outcomes for children, adolescent girls, pregnant women, and lactating mothers and carry out food fortification. Various Govt sponsored schemes like Beti Bachao Betipadhao, Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana, Balika Samriddha Yojana and National Schemes of incentives to girls for secondary education were covered briefly. A total of 26 women attended the lecture with great zeal and enthusiasm.

 

 


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