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Tuesday, July 27, 2021



Poshan card to ensure uninterrupted nutrition to pregnant women, children during migration

July 06, 2021 10:28 am

Maharashtra's Women and Child Development (WCD) minister Yashomati Thakur said two cards, green and pink, have been introduced specifically for migrants to map their movement and continue with their nutrition.

Gujarat first state to provide uniforms for anganwadi kids

June 30, 2021 5:20 am

Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Tuesday initiated a state-wide pre-school uniform distribution programme for students of 53,029 anganwadis in the state.

GST relief to food supply for mid-day meals, pre-schools, anganwadis: CBIC

June 19, 2021 2:24 am

Under the goods and services tax (GST), any catering service, including mid-day meals, provided to an educational institution is exempt from the levy.

COVID-19 deaths: HC directs Delhi govt to activate anganwadi workers, childcare institutions to take care of orphans

May 12, 2021 11:27 am

The division bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rekha Palli also directed the government to widely publicize the helpline numbers 1098 and 1077 using the print and audio-visual media forthwith with prominence. It directed the state to report compliance on May 13.

CITU hold protest rally, demand raise in minimum wage, repeal of farm laws

March 17, 2021 9:27 pm

Around 1,500 to 2,000 protesters marched from the old bus stand to Chaura Maidan before holding a meeting there.

9,206 TB cases found in Maharashtra after month-long drive

January 02, 2021 1:59 pm

Total 8.66 crore people, including 6.82 crore in rural and 1.84 in urban areas, were screened during the state-run drive

Eggs or not: Why is Madhya Pradesh debating anganwadi meals again?

September 16, 2020 2:01 pm

Madhya Pradesh is one of the worst affected states by malnourishment, with the state’s tribal population worst affected. The lockdown has disrupted various government schemes for providing nutrition.

Maharashtra: Anganwadi workers to give Take Home Ration

March 22, 2020 2:52 am

There are nearly one lakh anganwadi and mini-anganwadi centres in the state, and two lakh anganwadi workers, who, under ICDS, are provided benefits including free and nutritious meals to children, supplementary nutrition, healthcare and pre-school education.

Delhi: Anganwadis on pause, govt decision this week

March 15, 2020 3:56 am

There are over 9,000 anganwadi centres across the city, with varying numbers of beneficiaries. Children between 3-6 years of age are provided snacks and a hot cooked meal, while younger children, pregnant women and lactating or nursing mothers are provided take-home rations.

Now, a mobile helpline to book anganwadi visits in Chandigarh

January 04, 2020 2:17 pm

Currently, the Poshan Abhiyan helpline number which is 1800-1800-2244, operates between 9 am and 5 pm on weekdays. An anganwadi supervisor attends the helpline throughout the week and attends all inquiries made by beneficiaries via telephone.