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Anganwadi workers


Woman, husband pose as anganwadi workers to kidnap baby they planned to sell: Delhi Police

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.

No woman protester mistreated outside my residence: Manpreet

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".

Mumbai: Anganwadi groups to protest funding cuts announced in Budget

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.

Tired and underpaid, Anganwadi workers feel neglected in Nitish Kumar’s Bihar

October 19, 2020 10:54 am

Called to election duty, these female foot soldiers had to end a 36-day strike last month.

Anganwadi workers trek, swim to reach remote Odisha villages

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.

Anganwadis shut, its workers take lessons on 'lockdown parenting' to remote parts of Chhattisgarh

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.

UP govt inks pact to provide nutritious meals to anganwadis

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.

New Education Policy: Anganwadi workers to impart pre-primary education to kids

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.

Malnutrition: State govt resumes growth monitoring of babies but several hurdles for anganwadi workers

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.

BJP govt yet to fulfil promises made in 2014: ASHA, anganwadi workers

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.