Thoubal: National Nutrition month also known as Rashtriya Poshan Maah was formally launched in Thoubal District also along with rest of the country.
During the launching of the month long celebration, Deputy Commissioner Thoubal, A. Subhas Singh, flagged off a rally of Anganwadi workers & helpers, ASHA , VHSNC and ANM from DC Complex, Thoubal which culminated at Thoubal Mela ground.
Flagging off the rally, Deputy Commissioner Thoubal, A.Subhash Singh, said National Nutrition month is a month long celebration. During this month various programs related to women and children like health check-up will be held in various parts of the District. He said that coordination and cooperation of various departments like ICDS, Health department and ZEO is important for the successful implementation of this month long celebration.
The program was also attended by CMO Thoubal, Dr. Y.Nokul and DLOs of various other departments.