Poshan Maah concludes in East Siang

PASIGHAT, Oct 1: The month-long Rashtriya Poshan Maah celebration, implemented by the Pasighat Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) project, concluded at the Mirbuk community hall here in East Siang district on Monday, wherein the best performing Anganwadi workers were awarded cash prizes by the ICDS.
East Siang Deputy Commissioner Dr Kinny Singh lauded the proactive efforts and dedication of the ICDS deputy director and her team with more than 500 activities in all the blocks of the district, towards making Poshan Maah a mass movement.
ICDS Deputy Director Ponung Ering Angu in her address called for making the Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyan a mass movement in the district and lauded the efforts and contributions of the Anganwadi workers in the success of the Poshan Maah.
District ASHA Nodal Officer Nung Ratan also stressed on convergence efforts of link departments for the success of the Poshan Maah in the district.
A haat bazaar on local organic fruits and vegetables was also organized on the day.
DDSE, Y Yirang, CDPO Mebo, M Taku Moyong, CDPO Pasighat, O Panyang, Anganwadi workers, gaon burahs and a large number of community members also joined the celebration. (DIPRO)