Baghel distributed Suposhan Kit to women
State-wide launch of the campaign to be done on October 2
Raipur, August 31
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel formally inaugurated Suposhan Abhiyan at his residence, during Teeja-Pora celebration. He distributed Suposhan Kits to all the women who had come to attend the programme from various parts of the state.
Suposhan Kit included seasonal fruits, dates, pulses, chickpeas, spinach etc. Mr. Baghel informed the women about the importance of this suposhan kit. It is noteworthy that as a special initiative for malnutrition eradication, Suposhan Abhiyan is being conducted in few districts. On the occasion of 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi i.e. on October 2 this year, Suposhan Abhiyan will be launched at state-level. State Government has set the target to eradicate malnutrition from state in next three years.
On the occasion, Women and Child Development Department Mrs. Anila Bhendiya, Scheduled Caste and Tribal Caste Development Minister Dr Premsai Singh, Food and Culture Minister Mr. Amarjeet Bhagat, Member of Rajya Sabha Mrs. Chhaya Verma, MLAs- Mr. Kuldeep Juneja, Mr. Vikas Upadhyay, Mrs. Sangita Sinha, Ex-Mayor Dr Kiranmayee Nayak and many other public representatives were present.