Under ICDS, the number of eggs given to children aged 1-2 was increased from one to three a week from November 2022.
Children below 18 years of age who lost one parent to Covid are eligible for the aid.
Nine women and one youngster were arrested for their alleged involvement in a child trafficking case on Sunday, Eluru police said.
Chief Minister MK Stalin recently launched the 'Oottachchathai uruthi sei' (assuring nutrition) special camps to identify and address malnourishment in children.
The Karnataka HC on Friday directed the state government to take necessary steps to implement the Integrated Child Development Services Scheme (ICDS) without delay.
The district medical and health department in coordination with the ICDS is conducting MAM, SAM programmes to solve malnutrition among children.