Jammu: The Day 3 of Breast feeding week organised by health and medical Education Department was marked by organizing a quiz competition here at Government Hospital Sarwal.
The Paramedical students of different paramedical schools participated in the quiz competition. The event was held under the overall supervision of Director Health Services Jammu and DG Family Planning Dr. Saleem Ur Rehman.
This was followed by breast feeding awareness programme in which Prof.Dr.Amita Gupta (HOD Gynae. & 0bs.GMC Jammu) and Senior Gynaecologist Dr. Arun Arora delivered lectures on the importance of breast feeding and its benefits for mother and child.
This function was attended by all doctors, staff and attendants. Dr. Vijay Raina, Medical Superintendent Government Hospital Sarwal presented the vote of thanks to the esteemed guests.
The event concluded by inauguration of a Breast feeding corner in the OPD complex to facilitate mothers to feed their babies in privacy.