The NPPCF aims to prevent and control Fluorosis disease in the country, by conducting regular surveys, comprehensive management of fluorosis and capacity building.
In the state of Andhra Pradesh, National Programme for Prevention and Control of Fluorosis was initiated in the year 2008-'09. Nellore was first district in which the programme was introduced in India. In 2010-'11, Prakasam district was newly introduced to the programme. Guntur was selected for the programme in 2011-'12. Thus, National Programme for Prevention and Control of Fluorosis currently runs in three districts in Andhra Pradesh.
Commissioner of Health & Family Welfare,
DM&HS Campus, Sultan Bazar,
Hyderabad - 500095