National Nutrition Week Begins

Health and family welfare minister Zahid Malik on Thursday at a virtual meeting inaugurated the National Nutrition Week 2021. The minister at the meeting said that the present government was working relentlessly to address the challenge of malnutrition amid the coronavirus outbreak.

This year the government is observing the National Nutrition Week between April 23 and April 29 under the theme ‘Think about nutrition, if you think about food’.

Health division secretary Lokman Hossain Miah presided over the meeting while Bangladesh Medical Association president Mustafa Jalal Mohiuddin, Swadhinata Chikitshak Parishad general secretary Professor MA Aziz, director general of the Directorate General of Health Services Abul Bashar Mohammed Khurshid Alam were present at the meeting, among others.



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