Awareness generation session on anaemia at Home Science College
Principal of the college Prof Sudha Katyal urged everyone to help fight anaemia
Chandigarh: In context of Covid-19 pandemic, the celebration was held through an online awareness generation programme based on the theme “ANEMIA”.
The outreach program received a great response by the target audience (adolescent girls and young women), around 50 audience joined the online session from various rural areas of haryana- kharkhari nahar, farukhnagar and district karnal , girls from Delhi Public School malerkotla, Gurgaon and Lord Jesus public school (Gurgaon).
The session gave an insight on the topic Anaemia and symptoms. Various schemes – e-raktakosh, scheme for adolescent girls and IFA and Supplementation – National nutrition anaemia and prophylaxis programme were also discussed. Home- cooked iron rich recipes were also presented in the session.
All the information was demonstrated with help of an e-poster, summarised with videos to make the participants more clear about the insight of topic.
Principal of the college Prof Sudha Katyal urged everyone to help fight anemia is sync with the government's initiative of anaemia mukt Bharat.