July 18, 2021 10:31 am
They targeted the woman, who has twins, as she had recently shifted to Delhi. Chandrawati told the woman she could get free ration and medicines for her child after she gets the birth certificate.
March 11, 2021 1:47 am
Raising the issue during zero hour, Akali MLA Bikram Singh Majithia said after Congress workers "mistreated" Anganwadi workers, the protesting women were subsequently "booked in non-bailable FIRs".
February 03, 2021 1:48 am
Mission Poshan 2.0 is an umbrella scheme covering Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS), anganwadi services, Poshan Abhiyaan, Scheme for Adolescent Girls and National Creche Scheme with a total budget for 2021-22 at Rs 20,105 crore. In 2020-21, anganwadi services alone had a budget estimate of Rs 20,532 crore.
October 19, 2020 10:54 am
Called to election duty, these female foot soldiers had to end a 36-day strike last month.
September 26, 2020 5:48 pm
In the village of roughly 400 people, Sisa at present is tending to five pregnant women, four new mothers, and 27 pre-school kids.
September 10, 2020 3:33 am
Launched in Chhattisgarh in April this year, ‘Sajag’ is a unique programme designed with audio messages aimed at tweaking parenting skills for the current climate of distress, uncertainty, job losses and prolonged home confinement.
September 09, 2020 6:07 am
The project with the World Food Programme will be undertaken in 204 development blocks in 18 districts. During the signing of the MoU, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed his desire to expand it to the other districts.
August 29, 2020 4:32 am
According to the authorities, anganwadi workers would be provided training to educate the children as it is done in playschools and the programme is expected to start by the next session.
July 24, 2020 3:10 am
In a letter to all collectors and commissioners of urban local bodies, Maharashtra’s ICDS Commissioner Indra Mallo has said work on growth monitoring will now resume. Especially in regions that witness instances of malnutrition and malnutrition-related deaths of babies.
April 11, 2019 3:20 am
The anger among healthcare workers, who are the first point of contact in the public healthcare system, is palpable. Last September, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a hike in their incentives, Archana said she earned just Rs 1,000 more.