Everything will be new when the tiny tots of the anganwadi attached to the Sneha Bhavan annexe at Kamattipadam arrive for classes after a long interlude forced upon them by Covid-19.
There are 4,405 Anganwadi centres in the district.
According to the state government’s official statement, the cabinet decided to re-start the regular distribution of milk for 3 days in a week to children.
Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary said that the workers and helpers will call in beneficiaries in a staggered manner and ensure that the growth monitoring record is prepared.
Based on their complaint, Penamaluru police registered a case under Sec 174 of CrPC.
She died on Monday while undergoing treatment at GGH.
Chief Minister N Biren Singh met the family members of Sundari and heard their grievances.
The Department of Women and Child Development has given permission for 48 anganwadis in the state to construct buildings under the Smart Anganwadi scheme.
Koppal district has close to 1,850 anganwadis, which hundreds of children between three and six years of age attend.
Time and again, they said it is voluntary. They still say it is voluntary. But what reportedly transpired in this small town on Wednesday was not a voluntary experience for many.
The Karnataka government is slowly readying to reopen Anganwadis.
The district administration on Friday closed down seven anganwadi centres in Nischintakoili block after five workers and two helpers tested positive for Covid-19.
Of the total budget, the highest amount — Rs 20, 105 crore — has been allocated to the newly announced Saksham Anganwadi and Mission Poshan 2.0 scheme.
Those in the age group of 36 to 72 months will be provided mid-day meals and the centres will function between 9 am to 1 pm, taking all health and hygiene related precautions.
Residents are wary of sending their children to another village where they are allegedly being discriminated against on the basis of their caste.