Review meeting on PNDT Act at Peren

Peren, December 6 (MExN): The formation and review meeting of the District Supervisory Board under Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PNDT) Act was held on December 6 at DC’S Conference hall, Peren. The meeting was chaired by DC Peren S Tainiu who is also the Chairman of the board.


CMO Dr Denis Hangsing highlighted about the PNDT Act before slideshows presentation to the members. CMO stated that PNDT means selection of sex of babies. Medical world have been trying to diagnose in different methods for different cases. Pre conception PNDT Act 1994 is to focus on the study of children born between 0 to 6years.


Members present included SP Peren, Chief Judicial Magistrate Peren, Dy CMO Peren, President Zeliangrong Mothers Association Peren, SMO CHC Jalukie, DPM, NHM Peren. Newly inducted members were Joshua advisor Zeliangrong Baudi, Dr. John, District Hospital Peren and Asungbe N Hau, Retainer Lawyer. In total District Supervisory Board under PNDT Act have nine members as per the formation details till date.