midday meal

Dead rat in midday meal: Principal, 3 teachers, food supplier booked for negligence

Taking action against the school authorities, an FIR was lodged against Principal Vinod Kumar, teachers Sanjive Kumar, Munnu Persad and Babita, and the supplier of the meal -- NGO Jankalyan Samiti.

published on : 4th December 2019

Dead rat in midday meal in UP: Principal, 4 others booked

The NGO, which has been supplying midday meals in 30 schools in the district, has been blacklisted and food samples have been sent to a laboratory for testing.

published on : 4th December 2019

9 students fall sick after rat cooked in 'dal' in Uttar Pradesh midday meal

According to reports, the dead rat was found at the bottom of the vessel in which the 'urad dal' had been cooked.

published on : 3rd December 2019

TNIE impact: Coimbatore school allocates space after reports of noon meal prepared in staircase

The old noon meal centre in the school premises was temporarily renovated to allow the staff to cook food.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Officials transfer midday meal staff in Pollachi for cooking 'unhygienic' food in school

Official added that for the past few days, three non-meal staff were found to be serving food to students cooked in an unhygienic environment.

published on : 29th November 2019

Midday meals put 931 kids in hospital in three years, Jharkhand tops list

Currently, there is no scheme for taking feedback from a neutral party on the scheme.

published on : 26th November 2019

Odisha: 52 students fall ill after consuming mid-day meals

Preliminary enquiry confirmed the presence of a dead lizard in the ‘dalma’ served to the children in mid-day meal which is likely to have contaminated the food.  

published on : 17th November 2019

AP midday meal workers to get Rs 3,000 from August  2019

The Commissioner of School Education was instructed to look into the expenditure for the enhanced pay from the budget provision of 2019-20.

published on : 16th September 2019

Government-appointed coordinators to regularly monitor school mid-day meals

Currently, there is no provision for taking feedback from a neutral party on the scheme, through which meals are provided to nearly 10 crore school children.

published on : 10th September 2019

Fewer kids availing food under mid-day meal scheme

The number of children availing mid-day meals fell by nearly 80 lakh in last three years

published on : 9th September 2019

Uttar Pradesh journalist, two others booked for filming school kids eating salt-roti

In his complaint, the block education officer had alleged that Pawan Kumar Jaiswal deliberately shot the video doing 'despicable work' of maligning the image of the state government.

published on : 2nd September 2019