Poshan Abhiyaan implemented by MWCD is a multi-ministerial convergence mission with the vision to ensure attainment of malnutrition free India by 2022. The objective of this apex body is to reduce stunting in identified Districts of India with the highest malnutrition burden by improving utilization of key Anganwadi Services and improving the quality of Anganwadi Services delivery.
With the great efforts and keen interest of the Principal of NCE Dr.A.A.Mohamed Faizal, various scientific approaches of Poshan Abhiyaan scheme was organized in National College Of Engineering campus premises on 09.09.2019.Ms.V.Mangai (ICDS) Block Project Assistant, Department of Social Welfare Nutrition meal Programme delivered an awareness speech on personal hygiene and cleanliness. More than 60 Students and Faculty members of NCE participated in the event and also the awareness rally.
The Anganwadi workers from the nearby villages Maruthakulam, Alwarneri, Pathiniparai, Thottakudi, Mayaneri, Malaiyankulam, A.Sathankulam, Govaikulam, Paniyankulam contributed to this social event by distributing the health mix drinks to NCE students and faculty members. The arrangements of this nationwide call for rooting out malnutrition was accomplished by the NSS Officers C.Muthuvel, A.Mujib Mohamed Mustaffa, A.Prince and YRC Coordinator Alangaram.