014 Demonstrations  on nutritious diet for the Women, Adolescent girls and the Children 

Ahmednagar: Bosco Gramin Vikas Kendra as part of the Rural Health and Nutrition Project organized the Demonstrations on Nutritious diet in the 22 villages of Ahmednagar, Phaltan and Madhya Pradesh. Altogether 2435 women participated in these demo programmes on nutritious diet.  The main objective of these demos was to protect oneself from the  malnutrition in all its forms, as well as non communicable diseases (NCDs), including diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer.

The resource persons explained to the beneficiaries the benefits of the these diets and showed them the demos of the ‘Nutritious Diet’. In their sessions they taught the trainees on making of different kinds of Nutritious food such as Groundnut Laddoos, Methi Parathas, Dal – Rice, Gajar Halava and Groundnut Chikki etc. They also provided the recipe of the same to the trainees. All the trainees were very satisfied with these demos and assured to do these in their families for the betterment of their family members.  This whole initiative is being supported by Cummins India Foundation. People were  very appreciative of this initiative.