August 07, 2022 7:41 am
Led by the social welfare officer (SWO) of Morbi district, Rahul Tripathi, the village sarpanch, the village panchayat members, members of the school management committee, the school principal, teachers, and around 25 students together had the midday meal after the school hours ended Saturday.
July 25, 2022 8:05 am
Kumaraswamy, whose daughter fell sick from consuming the midday meal, complained that the school infrastructure is poor and there is no toilet facility.
July 21, 2022 6:57 pm
Decision taken to ensure "malnutrition doesn't impede education", said state education minister. The order also said that the purchase of eggs should happen at school level and the school authorities must ensure that quality eggs are purchased and distributed.
July 20, 2022 8:16 pm
The secretary of the Karnataka department of school education and literacy said that supplementary nutrition will be provided at a unit at a cost of Rs 6 per student.
July 06, 2022 4:07 pm
An increase in the enrolment of students in government schools is seen as an indicator of economic hardship.
April 13, 2022 7:56 am
Karnataka is set to provide eggs under the midday meal scheme for schoolchildren. What is usually on the menu, what do the states supplement it with, and why has the inclusion of eggs often been controversial?
December 02, 2021 10:27 am
Despite the closure of schools on March 16, 2020 due to the pandemic, the state government continued the mid-day meal scheme by providing uncooked food items to guardians of children on designated days.
October 29, 2021 6:11 am
Distribution under Midday Meal Scheme
September 21, 2021 12:23 pm
The Cuddalore district collector has ordered the food security officers to probe into this incident and also told them to check the quality of food at Anganwadi centres across the district.
September 03, 2021 3:29 pm
The DCPCR has demanded a reply to be filed within two weeks, “failing which the Commission will be constrained to initiate proceedings”.