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Table 2 Programs that may contribute to drowning interventions

From: Opportunities for the development of drowning interventions in West Bengal, India: a review of policy and government programs

Relevant government program identified in policy Potential contribution to recommended drowning interventions
Barriers and fencing Supervised safe spaces Swim and rescue training First responder training
Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) No Yes No No
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) 2005 No Yes No No
Rajiv Gandhi National Crèche Scheme for the Children of Working Mothers 1994 No Yes No No
National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) Self-Help Group Bank Linkage Program Yes Yes Yes Yes
Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) program Yes Yes Yes Yes
Village Health, Sanitation and Nutrition Committees (VHSNC) Yes Yes Yes Yes
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