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1 crore fake beneficiaries found registered in anganwadis: Maneka Gandhi

Following the revelation of 14 lakh fake names in Assam, Gandhi ordered all state governments to verify the number of children "really need to be fed".

published on : 11th September 2018

2000 Anganwadis to turn into English kindergartens: School Education Minister KA Sengottaiyan

Inspection is underway to choose 2,000 anganwadis to convert them to English kindergartens, said School Education Minister KA Sengottaiyan, on Wednesday.Speaking at the inauguration of a model

published on : 16th August 2018

Will bring down infant mortality rate to eight: Minister K K Shylaja

Anganwadis are playing a stellar role in society. Moreover, it is from here that various welfare schemes meant for women and children are being executed.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Bengaluru pourakarmikas: Pushed to the edge of an abyss

While the government seems to have woken up and promised action, the daily life of a pourakarmika remains devoid of any hope.

published on : 1st August 2018

Government will not encourage private education institutions: Electricity Minister M M Mani

According to Mani, the government targets the strengthening of public education sector from primary to higher education level in the state. The government will not encourage private education.

published on : 8th July 2018

Anganwadis double up as ‘protection centres’ from elephants in north Chhattisgarh

Man-animal conflict has been a persistent problem in Sarguja in north Chhattisgarh, where marauding wild elephant herds have claimed dozens of lives in.

published on : 16th June 2018

Activists oppose Maneka’s push for packaged food in Anganwadis

A letter to Maneka, which around 200 activists and organisations signed, stated that the move would “once again open doors for private contractors to take control over supplementary nutrition”.

published on : 19th April 2018

Punjab to shut down 75 per cent of Sewa Kendras

The Sewa Kendras, or the unified service delivery centres, were providing over 100 citizen-centric services such as issuing the death and birth certificates to people.

published on : 24th January 2018

Anganwadi centres grapple with poor facilities in Guntur district

Children being exposed to safety hazards as most Anganwadis function out of limited space.

published on : 18th December 2017

55,000 anganwadis to be equipped with infrastructure

The State Government has accorded top priority to providing nutritious food to children and developing Anganwadi centres across the State on par with pre-schools operated by private.

published on : 15th November 2017

Smartphones help identify 12,000 severely malnourished kids at anganwadis

A central government initiative to use smartphones to monitor services offered at anganwadis has helped identify 12,000 severely malnourished children in 46 districts of six states.

published on : 10th November 2017