Officials believe that the freshly cooked nutrition-rich food served at the centre usually create far better impact than the offered dry ration on lowering the level of malnutrition.
The intiative, in collaboration with NGO Save the Children, is meant to help internal and external stakeholders reopen educational institutions safely.
According to her, Ernakulam is the only district where the smart class initiative has been implemented in the anganwadis.
According to officials of the Woman and Child Development Department, the food for the children are being delivered as raw materials to the families.
In blatant disregard for safety of children, the gate of an Anganwadi centre has been erected below a transformer at Baredali village in Raikia block of Kandhamal district.
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".