Mangan, Aug 1
World Breast feeding day was observed at Singhik Sentam ICDS North Sikkim today.
Presents during the programme was AD (Nutrition), Nutrition Inspector, VAA (RMDD), MPHW, Locals from Singhik, Pakshep, Kazore, Kimrang, Malak Samdong and Lingding Ringdang.
Nutrition inspector, highlighted on exclusive Breast Feeding(BF) and balanced diet for mothers.
Village Administrative Assistant (VAA) covered the topic on Swatchh Bharat and sanitation and SDPO Chungthang, covered the topic on- anaemia among mothers, importance of breast Milk, advantage of breast feeding, hygiene during BF and also demonstrated the steps of handwashing. Programme also had quiz competition, recipe competition and baby show. Prizes in cash and kids were handed over to the participants. Total 60 participants attended the programme.