Poshan Abhiyaan


The Prime Minister’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nutrition or POSHAN Abhiyaan or National Nutrition Mission, is Government of India’s flagship programme to improve nutritional outcomes for children, pregnant women and lactating mothers. Launched by the Prime Minister on the occasion of the International Women’s Day on 8 March, 2018 from Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan, the POSHAN (Prime Minister’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nutrition) Abhiyaan directs the attention of the country towards malnutrition issue and address it in a mission-mode.

About the Contest

In collaboration with Ministry of Women and Child Development, MyGov is organizing a series of activities to celebrate the National Nutrition month or ‘Poshan Maah’ throughout September. The objective is to bring the nutrition discussion to the grassroots level. One of the activities is POSHAN Abhiyan ‘Recipe Contest’. We invite citizens to come forward, share nutritional recipes and contribute towards creating a healthier India.

Important Dates

Start Date 7th September 2020
End Date: 30th September 2020