Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu launched the Bharatiya Poshan Anthem in New Delhi.
The aim of this anthem is to take the message of making India malnutrition free to all corners of the country.
The anthem was conceptualised by Union Ministry of Women and Child Development (MoWCD) and has been penned by lyricist Prasoon Joshi and sung by Shankar Mahadevan.
POSHAN Abhiyaan is a flagship programme of the Central Government to ensure holistic development and adequate nutrition for pregnant women, mothers and children.
The objective of POSHAN Abhiyaan to reduce stunting in identified Districts of India with the highest malnutrition burden by improving the utilization of key Anganwadi Services and improving the quality of Anganwadi Services delivery.