Direct Samvad with PM

Port Blair
10 Sep 2018

The Department of Social Welfare is celebrating Rashtriya Poshan Maah (National Nutrition Month) throughout these islands this month dedicated to nutrition on the theme "Ensuring focused intervention on addressing under-nutrition during the first 1000 days of the child: Better Child Health". In this connectio, a Direct Samvad by the Prime Minister with the frontline field functionaries (AWWs, LS, ASHA and ANM) and beneficiaries of Women & Child Development is scheduled to be held tomorrow at Anganwadi Training Centre, Attam Pahad, Working Women's Hostel, Phongy Chaung, Ferrargunj, Rangat, Mayabunder, Billiground, Baratang, Kadamtala, Mannarghat, Car Nicobar and Diglipur. All Anganwadi Workers, ASHAs, Anganwadi Helpers, Lady Supervisors and ANMs must attend the direct samvad through Doordarshan since it aims to encourage nutritional outcomes. Ministry of Women & Child Development (MoWCD) and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) have jointly desired to ensure maximum participation of all the field functionaries.