WCD Spl Secy inspects AWCs, OWA

WCD Spl Secy inspects AWCs, OWA

ITANAGAR, Jun 13: Braving the incessant windy rainfall, Special Secretary, WCD & SJETA, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh Dr Kinny Singh today visited various Anganwadi Centres (AWCs) under Urban ICDS (Integrated Child Development Services) Project, Itanagar to examine the various activities being done at AWCs. She was accompanied by Dy Director, ICDS (Hq) Nyapi Ringu and CDPO S C Tok.

During the visit, the Special Secretary laid stress on monitoring part including growth, to assess the impact of various services including SNP (Supplementary Nutrition Programme) implementation and suggested that necessary requirement be placed to the higher-ups on time by the ICDS Projects.

In the afternoon, Singh accompanied by WCD Director T P Loyi visited Oju Welfare Association (OWA) at Naharlagun wherein they inspected Special Adoption Agency (Shishu Greh), Children Home, Swadhaar Greh (Short Stay Home), Family Counseling Centre, Women Helpline (WHL) and Production-cum-Training Centre, and interacted with the officials & functionaries of all sections there.

OWA chairperson Ratan Anya gave brief outline of the NGO and its activities and issues, including funding system for running the various services being rendered under the Association to which Singh assured to look into. Later, she visited the One Stop Centre (OSC) at TRIHMS and interacted with all its activists.

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