“Poshan Pakhwada” activity by NSS volunteers

“Poshan Pakhwada”

“Poshan Pakhwada” is a Govt of India initiative for creating awareness on nutrition and it’s importance on the health of children, lactating mothers and adolescent children. The Ministry of Women and Child Development celebrated the fourth Poshan Pakhwada from 21 March to 4 April, 2022.

Vidya NSS’s activities under Poshan Pakhwada

As part of Poshan Pakhwada, a group of NSS volunteers visited Aravoor Anganwadi near Aryampadam on 31 March 2022 and organized an awareness class and interactive session with parents and kids. They prepared and presented posters related to the theme to convey the message. They also helped Anganwadi workers for the distribution of Amrutham powder, preparation of food for kids, weight and height measuring of kids etc. and distributed sweets to the kids in the Anganwadi.