Prasangik ( Assamese)
Focusing on risk factors associated with pregnant and lactating women of flood prone
areas of Dibrugarh, the radio programmes talk about risk analysis, nutritional factors associated with women of flood prone areas, government programmes designed and implemented to minimize the health risk of women, and pregnancy complications and how home-based new born care (HBNC) can be more effective in the flood prone area.
The episode highlights the importance of new born care, emphasising on home-based new born care (HBNC) can reduce IMR. The second segment of the episode highlights on WASH and the role and responsibilities of Public Health Engineering Department of the district and how they ensure WASH compliances pre-, during- and post-floods. Executive Engineer of PHED explains their role in WASH in flood and flood affected areas.