Jaipur, Feb 24 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Jhunjhunu district on March 8 to launch the National Nutrition Mission (NNM) and expand the ‘Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao’ campaign, an official spokesperson said here today.Also Read - Rajasthan: 50 Per Cent Voter Turnout Recorded in 12 LS Seats Till 3 PM

A meeting was convened in this regard by Chief Secretary N C Goyal, in which Union secretary for women and child development Rakesh Srivastava and other senior officers of the department, the state government and the police were present. Also Read - Rajasthan: 29.65 Per Cent Voter Turnout For 12 LS Seats Recorded Till 11 AM

Directives were used to make time-bound arrangements for the upcoming visit of the prime minister, Goyal said in a statement. Also Read - Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Ganganagar, Bikaner, Churu, Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Jaipur Rural, Jaipur Seats Polling Dates And Details

Srivastava said the prime minister might distribute ‘Nari Shakti’ awards during the visit. PTI AG IJT IJT

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