New Delhi, November 25
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reviewed the progress made to stop under-nutrition in India and has confused that seen outcomes ought to be seen by 2022, the 75th anniversary of the nation’s independence.
The high-level evaluation assembly was attended by officers from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), NITI Aayog and different ministries right here on Friday.
The present standing of malnutrition, stunting and associated issues was reviewed on the assembly. Successful nutrition initiatives in another creating nations additionally got here up for dialogue.
The Prime Minister burdened on the necessity for working in the direction of concrete goals to scale back stunting, under-nutrition, low delivery weight and anaemia.
He emphasised that seen and measurable outcomes ought to be seen by 2022, the 75th anniversary of independence, a press release stated.
Towards this finish, real-time monitoring in the direction of progress of nutrition outcomes was mentioned, particularly in the worst performing districts, the assertion stated.
Senior officers advised the Prime Minister that initiatives such because the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Mission Indradhanush, Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, and the Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, have been having a constructive impression on nutrition.
The Prime Minister referred to as for convergence amongst all schemes of the Union and state governments, which instantly or not directly had an impression on nutrition outcomes.
He stated elevating social consciousness in the direction of the significance of nutrition is important, to realize the specified outcomes. He harassed on the significance of utilizing casual channels to generate this consciousness. PTI