29th July 2022, Chaudabatia
ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar organized an awareness programme on Nutri Sensitive Agriculture among the school children of Mahanta Balaramdas Vidyapitha, Chaudabatia, Satyabadi ,Odisha today.
The objective of the programme was to create awareness on role of agriculture in addressing the nutritional challenges.
Dr Anil Kumar, Director, ICAR-CIWA encouraged the children to think big and become responsible citizens of the country. He said nutritionally aware children will grow to become healthy adults and contribute to the nation development.
A debate competition was also organized on “Eradication of Malnutrition through Nutri-sensitive Agriculture”.
About 150 students, teachers, elected representatives including ICAR-CIWA officials participated in the programme. The programme was organised as a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav to commemorate 75 years of India's independence.
(Source: ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar)