100% institutional maternity service launched

Published : 31 Aug 2021 09:00 PM

One hundred percent institutional maternity services have been launched in Noakhali's Kabirhat Upazila to prevent maternal and child mortality. 

As part of the activities in collaboration with Save the Children's ‘Ma-Moni’ project, 24 hours free normal delivery has been arranged at the health centers at the union level.

The 10-bed mother and child welfare center was inaugurated at Dhansindri Union on Tuesday afternoon and the programme was officially inaugurated through a mother’s gathering. 

Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Khorshed Alam Khan, Kabirhat UZ Chairman Kamrunnahar Shiuli, Deputy Director of District Family Planning Department AKM Zahirul Isram and other government officials were present on the occasion.

At this time, everyone was urged to receive free government services to prevent maternal and child deaths.