September is being celebrated as National Nutrition Month and various programmes are being organised. The mothers should give priority for vaccination against covid to their children in 0 to 13 years age group, appealed R Vimla, District Collector, Nagpur.
She was addressing a meeting held at Chhatrapati hall to mark the nutrition month. Vimla further said that various programmes would be organised on ‘Sahi Poshan Desh Roshan’ concept. Nutrition attaches very much importance in human life. Even though this month is being celebrated for creating awareness about nutrition, it is necessary to give stress on vaccination, she pointed out.
Yogesh Kumbhejkar, Chief Executive Officer, Rajendra Bhuyar, Deputy Chief Executive Officer (Grampanchayat), Ishwar Lakhote, Dy Chief Executive Officer (Woman & child welfare), Dr Dipak Selokar, District Health Officer, Katolkar, Education Officer, Chintaman Vanjari, Education Officer (Primary), and others were present.