To remain healthy, hygiene is crucial. Food and Nutrition security is not possible if we lack access to clean drinking water and adequate and effective sanitation facility. Hygiene practices like washing hands before eating can make huge difference in the nutritional status of child. Thus, we must emphasise on WASH practices as much as possible.
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