Students with officials during the awareness programme held in Wangla village on November 7. (DIPR Photo)
Mon, November 9 (MExN): As a part of Poshan Abhiyaan programme, Mon Block Convergence Action Plan Committee conducted awareness programme in Wangla village on November 7.
As per DIPR report, Supervisor, Social Welfare Department, L Amei Konyak spoke on awareness of health, nutrition and right age of marriage for adolescence girls. “Unhealthy lifestyle hinders the ability of the adolescents to grow to their full potential” and for this, she advised the girl students to eat healthy, maintain good hygiene and sanitation. She also stated that adolescent girls must empower and equip themselves with knowledge and delay marriage to lead healthier and fulfilled lives.
Poshan Block co-ordinator, Mon, Yingphe Konyak highlighted on the National Nutrition Mission during the programme.