MANGAN, 22 JAN:
As part of BetiBachaoBetiPadhao (BBBP) week celebration, a programmewas held at Gor Secondary school ground, Dzongu on 21 Jan. The programme was attended by Chairperson SNT, PintshoNamgyal Lepcha as chief guest accompanied by CDPO, Dzongu, Netuk Lepcha Panchayat President cum ward Panchayats, Resource person from HeeGyathang PHC and ICDS staffs.
The programme started with Signature campaign for BBBP and launching of BBBP stickers and door-to-door pasting of stickers.
CDPO Dzongu, in his address, stated that this programme is conducted under the guidance of DM(N), Karma R Bonpo under BBBP, as this scheme and programme is looked after by the Central Government. He also shared information about BBBP PradhanMantriMatritwaVandanaYojana (PMMVY), JananiSurakshaYojana (JSY), PoshanAbhiyan-Natiional Nutrition Mission.
Resource person, PHC Hee-Gyathang, gave talk on health &hygiene, ill effects of alcohol consumption and drug abuse. She also conducted quiz competition on health and the winners were awarded prizes.
The chief guest in his address appreciated the programme conducted on BBBP.
Awareness Campaign on “BetiBachaoBetiPadhao” was also held recently at Singhik ICDS wherein topics likeBetiBachaoBetiPadhao, PoshanAbhiyan, POCSO Act, health and hygiene and SukanyaSamriddiYojana were discussed. The programme had outreach worker (ICPS), ANM Singhik PHC and CDPO as resource persons.
Similar programme was held today at Toong Naga GPU. The celebration will be held till 26 Jan, 2019.