‘Ek Paudha Suposhit Beti Ke Naam’: Nourishment Awareness Scheme Of Rajasthan

  • 25 Jan 2021

  • A new scheme called ‘Ek Paudha Suposhit Beti Ke Naam’ or ‘a plant on the name of well-nourished daughter' has been started in Sirohi district, Rajasthan to make people aware about importance of nourishment of pregnant women and children.
  • Under this Scheme, on the birth of a girl child, a drumstick plant is being distributed by district administration.
  • This nutritional plant will be taken care of by family members of girl child.
  • Under this scheme nutrition gardens will be developed at the block and panchayat level.
  • Community-level programs will also be organized soon under this scheme.