2nd Meeting of National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges Held In New Delhi

Ministry of Women and Child Development had organized the 2nd meeting of National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan in New Dehli under the Chairmanship of Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, NITI Aayog.

It was declared that the month of September will be celebrated as National Nutrition Month every year. During the meeting in-principle approval of the guidelines for construction of Anganwadi centres in urban areas/slums under Anganwadi services was also given.

Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB) 

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018- 

  • The Government of India has set-up POSHAN Abhiyaan (National Nutrition Mission) which was launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister on 8thMarch, 2018 from Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan.