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`AAHAAR KRANTI’ WAS LAUNCHED

`AAHAAR KRANTI’ WAS LAUNCHED

Context

Recently, a new mission called `Aahaar Kranti’ was launched by the Union Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan.

Details

  • The `Aahaar Kranti’ movement is intended to address the issue of hunger and diseases in abundance’.
  • The mission is meant to spread the message of the need for a nutritionally balanced diet and to comprehend the significance of all local fruits and vegetables.
  • Vijnana Bharati (Vibha) and Global Indian Scientists’ and Technocrats’ Forum (GIST) have come together to launch the mission with the motto of ‘Good Diet-Good Cognition’.
  • It will renew the focus on nutritionally balanced diets (Uttam Evam Santulit Aahaar) replete in locally sourced fruits and vegetables.
  • The programme will focus on training teachers, who, in turn, will pass on the message to the multitudes of students, and through them to their families and finally the society at large.

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