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Anganwadi Centres


In Assam, anganwadi kids get a taste of diverse food and cultures

October 03, 2019 8:41 pm

A weekly initiative, the Dibbi Adaan Pradaan in Assam’s Hailakandi district, is a tiffin box exchange programme aiming to promote not just better nutrition but a diversification of food palettes among rural children

‘Corruption, mismanagement’: Delhi Govt red flags issues plaguing anganwadis

March 06, 2019 2:00 am

On Tuesday, The Indian Express reported how several alleged lapses possibly played a role in the starvation deaths of three sisters aged eight, four, and two, in east Delhi’s Mandawali last year.

4.5 lakh anganwadi centres have no toilets, drinking water facilities: Report

March 09, 2018 7:42 pm

Anganwadi centres are part of the Centre's Integrated Child Development Scheme and provide a package of six services--supplementary nutrition, referral services, immunisation, health check-up, pre-school non-formal education and health and nutrition education-- to women and children.

Anganwadi workers’ strike: ‘State govt claim that ASHA workers are filling in is false’

September 26, 2017 4:06 am

In villages of Melghat region in Amravati, local people said there may be a rise in the number of malnutrition cases in the absence of the supplementary food, or a worsening of existing cases.

Kalahandi Anganwadi worker throws hot rice water on four-year-old girl, suffers burns

June 03, 2017 4:49 pm

The Anganwadi worker allegedly did this for her reaching the center early.

Anganwadis to go hi-tech for regular monitoring of nutrition supply to children

June 14, 2015 11:44 am

Anganwadis across the country will soon go hi-tech as the govt plans to equip them with tablet PCs installed with customised software for monitoring of nutrition supply to malnourished children.

Defence Ministry seeks easing of green norms

August 24, 2013 1:33 am

The MoEF,however,is yet to take a decision on the request.

Food testing unknown at state’s anganwadis that cater to toddlers

July 20, 2013 2:07 am

Taking advantage of a Government Resolution of October 2012, women and child development (WCD) department of the state has turned a blind eye to the question of food testing in the 96,820 anganwadi centres (AWCs) and 10,489 mini-anganwadi centres in the state.

Anganwadi workers burn Tirath’s effigy,demand approval of pension

July 11, 2013 5:56 am

More than 3,000 anganwadi workers on Wednesday burnt an effigy of Krishna Tirath,Union Minister of Women and Child Development

State anganwadis giving substandard food: CAG report

March 11, 2013 3:33 am

Checks for ensuring quality food stuff missing in Andhra Pradesh and Haryana too