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World Breast feeding week celebrated
August 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - August 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Smile foundation celebrated World breast feeding week from the 1st of August 2016 to 7th August 2016 in the Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh at two villages named Rishikash and Rohin in collaboration with the Health and Women and Child Welfare Department. The programme also included different stake holder such as PRIs, NHM Bilaspur Team, Aganwari and Asha workers. A total of 250 people participated in the programme. The women were made aware of the benefits of breast milk for the baby and the importance of nutritious food for the women during this period and the importance of family planning was also discussed for better health conditions of women. The participants were greatly benefitted from the event.