Bhubaneswar: With a view to address the problem of anaemia and improve the health of adolescent girls across Odisha, the Department of Health & Family Welfare in collaboration with the Department of Women & Child Development, Govt. of Odisha, is launching a state-level ‘Adolescent Anaemia Control Programme’ (AACP) on 30th November, 2011 from 10:00 a.m to 01:00 p.m at Hotel New Marrion, Bhubaneswar.

Noted Odiya cine-star Archita Sahoo, is the face of the campaign and will be present on the occasion.

Amongst other dignitaries, the Commissioner-cum-Secretaries of Health,Women & Child Development, School& Mass Education and SC/ST Departments, Mission Director NRHM, Director Social Welfare, Director of Health Services, Director of Family Welfare, and UNICEF officials, will also participate in this workshop.