Partnership: ICDS, Govt.of Orissa & NIN, Hyderabad Reduction in Prevalence of Anaemia
1. Arm-1 : IRON+FOLIC ACID+VIT.B12+ALBENDAZOLE+NUTRITION EDUCATION
2. Arm-2 : IRON AND FOLIC ACID , the current regimen
3. Hb level improved annually by 1.7 g/dl in Arm-1 and 1.1g/dl in Arm-2
4. The programme was implemented through existing ICDS and Anganwadi Workers for sustainability
5. Awareness created using nutrition education IEC modules.
6. Governement of Odisha now added this component in ongoing anaemia control programme in the state.