Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Integrated Child Development Scheme


Fake beneficiaries, trucks on paper: Internal auditor points to big gaps in MP's ICDS ration

September 06, 2022 7:41 am

For the report, the auditors reviewed THR component of ICDS distributed to 11.98 lakh beneficiaries — 24% of total beneficiaries — and found that in 2020-21, ration worth Rs 110.83 crore was distributed to fake beneficiaries.

Before school

January 14, 2020 11:46 pm

ASER report, which links learning crisis to pre-school education, calls for a revamp of the anganwadi system.

Schemes in place, but homeless not using them: Govt to HC

July 03, 2014 8:20 am

A PIL was filed by social worker seeking to provide basic healthcare to women living in Pul Mithai area.

‘11% of kids under five in state underweight’

February 12, 2014 12:24 am

State government releases latest malnutrition figures on the basis of survey under ICDS.

Anganwadis in Rajkot to get a helping hand from private schools

February 05, 2014 6:07 pm

After assigning top civic officers an anganwadi each to improve services and upgrade facilities, RMC has invited private school managements to adopt the remaining centres i n the city.

Striking a fine balance between family and class

October 03, 2013 3:40 am

Working and retired schoolteachers train them in various subjects at 73 learning centres.

Very little extra for flagship health schemes

March 01, 2013 2:53 am

The Rs 17,700 crore allocation works out to a modest 13 per cent higher than the Rs 15,850 crore that had been given,and spent,under the scheme last year.

For anganwadi kids,mothers to cook meals

May 07, 2011 2:35 am

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to implement the hot cooked meal scheme across anganwadi centres in five districts,aiming to address the problem of malnourishment among children below six years of age.

Mother groups to buy food for child welfare scheme

March 17, 2011 3:59 am

With an aim to check irregularities in the Integrated Child Development Scheme,the state government has decided to give more powers to Matri Samitis or the mothers’ committees.

‘SHGs will take over child food programme in 3 yrs’

February 07, 2011 6:10 am

The number and role of self-help groups in the state is likely to increase over the next few years to check the cases of anaemia and malnutrition.