As part of the ongoing ‘POSHAN Maah’, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani will attend a series of programmes at Imphal in Manipur tomorrow and on Sunday.
The Minister will deliver the key note address at an event on Rashtriya Poshan Maah tomorrow being organised in Imphal. After this, she will distribute medicinal plants to Anganwadi Workers and Helpers and Nutri-Kits to beneficiaries of Anganwadi Centres including pregnant women, lactating mothers and adolescent girls. An Anaemia Detection Camp is also being organised. The Union Minister will also call on Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh.
On Sunday, the Minister will be the Chief Guest at an event on POSHAN Maah celebrations at District Panchayat Resource Centre in Bishnupur district. The event will begin with the Plantation of medicinal plants and fruit bearing trees after which an Anaemia camp will be launched. After delivering the key note address at the event, the Union Minister will flag off the POSHAN Cycle Rally.