Poshan Abhiyaan Current Affairs, GK & News

Nutrition Mission: States used 56% of funds in last 3 years

On December 8, 2021, the Minister for Women & Child Development, Smriti Irani, noted in Parliament that, State Governments and Union Territories have used only 56% of the total funds released under Poshan Abhiyan or Nutrition Mission in last three years. Key Points The central government highlighted that, out of total amount of Rs 5312 ..

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Poshan 2.0-Key Facts

Union Ministry of Women and Child Development has decided to celebrate the POSHAN MAAH throughout the month September starting from September 1, 2021. Highlights This will be celebrated as a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Entire month has been subdivided into weekly themes for focused and assimilated approach in order to improve Holistic Nutrition ..

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Thematic POSHAN Maah to be celebrated in September

The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development has planned to organise and celebrate Thematic POSHAN Maah in September 2021. About POSHAN Abhiyaan POSHAN Abhiyaan is the flagship programme of government of India to improve nutritional outcomes for pregnant women, lactating mother, children and adolescent Girls. This mission was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi ..

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Social Justice Ministry to launch Poshan Abhiyan for the Elderly

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment aims to launch ‘Poshan Abhiyan’ for the Elderly to provide them ‘nutrition support’. Poshan Abhiyan for elders Under the mission, supports will be provided to indigent elders who are not staying in Old Age Homes and are victims of malnutrition. Mission will focus on procuring healthy food material which ..

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Poshan Pakhwada Being Celebrated from 16th to 31st March

The Ministry of Women and Child Development is celebrating the Poshan Pakhwada from March 16 to March 31, 2021.  The Department of Women & Child Development or the Social Welfare Department will be the nodal department to look after the Poshan Pakhwada across the states and Union Territories. Poshan Pakhwada 2021 The key focus areas ..

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