Anganwadi News

Anganwadi officers diverted to WCD dept, Manish Sisodia orders action

Ideally, there should be one CDPO heading each of the 95 projects.

Start at the Beginning

Delhi-based architecture firm, Morphogenesis, has put together a handbook on constructing anganwadis, after researching several such day-care centres across the city.

Root of India’s malnutrition problem: the underpaid Anganwadi worker

Since the first Anganwadi Centres were started in 1975 as part of the Integrated Child Development Services programme, India’s per capita income has grown nearly 12 times and the country also has the world’s fourth largest number of billionaires.

Surat: Five-year-old dies 3 days after being given MR vaccine

The girl’s family members alleged that she died due to high fever, which started after the vaccine was administered to her by ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activists) workers.


AMC’s latest initiative under Smart City makes learning at anganwadi centre fun

The concept of i-SEE anganwadi focuses on “learning through play” concept for anganwadi children in a colourful, children friendly environment which will allow a child to develop cognitively.

'Anganwadi' workers must be given minimum fixed salary, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Anganwadi is a type of mother and child care centre. They were started by the Indian government in 1985 as part of the integrated child development services programme to combat child hunger and malnutrition.

Section 121A slapped on four Anganwadi workers, SP admits mistake

On Friday, four Anganwadi workers were arrested when they allegedly attempted to stop the cavalcade of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during his visit to Sitapur, and also entered into an argument with the police.

Anganwadi workers call off strike in Maharashtra

On Friday, the anganwadi workers had planned a “jail bharo andolan” to press for their demands. The agitation was cancelled after the union received a message from the chief minister’s office inviting them for a meeting in the evening.

‘Munde trying to break unity among anganwadi workers’

Referring to Munde’s meeting with an anganwadi workers’ union on Friday, Sukumar Damle of the committee alleged that she was attempting to break the unity of the anganwadi workers and end the strike.

Anganwadi strike: ‘To meet demands, budget of other departments will have to be cut’

The Maharashtra State Anganwadi Workers’ Action Committee maintained that the indefinite strike would continue until the issue is resolved.