Arogya Nandana initiative
Arogya Nandana initiative is expected to be launched by the Karnataka government as a precautionary measure against the possible third wave of the COVID-19. Under this initiative, around 1.5 crore children in the state will be tested for COVID-19. This comes as the experts are predicting that the children will be most vulnerable to the third wave.
Children will low immunity and co-morbidity will be targeted under this initiative. They will be provided with nutritious food so as to improve their immunity and health. The initiative will be jointly implemented by the health department and women & child development department.