11 August 2018

MoHFW and MoTA Sign MoU For Extending Services of School Health Programme To Schools

MoHFW and MoTA Sign MoU For Extending Services of School Health Programme To Schools


An MoU has been signed between the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) and Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA), Government of India  for cooperation between the two Ministries for sensitizing the principals and training to teachers each of all functional EMRSs, Ashram Schools and other Schools supported by MoTA in the country using the existing infrastructure of MoTA in the states. 

The MoU covers various activities including extending all aspects of the School Health Program viz., providing weekly Iron and Folic Acid Supplementation, biannual de-worming, basic first aid and health promotion activities through teachers designated as Health and Wellness Ambassadors at the school level in all functional EMRSs, Ashram Schools and other Schools supported by MoTA in the states. 

Source- DD News

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018- 
  • Jagat Prakash Nadda is the Cabinet Minister of Health and Family Welfare. 
  • Jual Oram is the Cabinet Minister of Tribal Affairs. 

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