Ministry of Women and Child Development organizes Poshan Utsav
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The Ministry of Women and Child Development is organizing “Poshan Utsav” from 30 September to 2 October 2022 at Kartavya Path in New Delhi to mark the culmination of 5th Rashtriya Poshan Maah 2022.
“Poshan Utsav” was inaugurated by Union Minister of Women and Child Development Smriti Zubin Irani on 30th September, 2022 on the Kartavya Path.
“Poshan Utsav” will act as a platform to create awareness about the importance of proper nutrition, especially for young children and women, to tackle the challenges of malnutrition in the country.
Poshan Utsav is being organized as a fair with the basic message of good nutrition.
Poshan Utsav will include cultural performances, nutrition parade, health check-up camps, healthy food stalls and sports to convey the message of nutrition.
About Rashtriya Poshan Maah
Under Poshan Abhiyaan, the month of September is observed as Poshan Maah every year, since 2018.
It includes one month of activities focused on antenatal care, breastfeeding, anaemia, growth monitoring, girl child education, diet, right age of marriage, hygiene and healthy eating (food nutrition).
Poshan Abhiyan was launched by the Prime Minister on the occasion of the International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2018 from Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan.
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