Kulgam: Department of Indian Systems of Medicine organised an awareness camp on promotion of healthy food habits(Poshan Pakhwada) among children here today.
The Campaign started at Chinar English Medium school Nillow Kulgam.
Dr. Abdur Rahman Rather, District Medical Officer, AYUSH Kulgam gave an awareness Speech regarding the importance of Healthy Dietary Habits for school children and also highlighted side effects of Junk Foods.
He also stressed to use the immune -boosting AYUSH medicines which are freely available at Government ISM institutions to combat Covid-19 pandemic.
A large number of students and teaching staff attended the programme.
During the camp free AYUSH medicines and Face Masks were distributed among the participants.
The District Medical Officer AYUSH Kulgam further added that the department of ISM has organised more than 200 camps from 4th April 2020 till date in which free Immuno-boosting AYUSH medicines were distributed to the general public.