Anganwadi

  • Group insurance scheme for anganwadi workers soon: Vijay Bahuguna 13-01-2014 09:53 AM

    Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna on Sunday said the anganwadi workers would be soon covered under a group insurance scheme. The state government would also issue an order to set up a Women's Welfare Fund, the Chief Minister said while addressing anganwadi workers at a programme in Dehradun. Bahuguna said...
  • Govt likely to give post-retirement benefits to Anganwadi sevikas 18-12-2013 06:04 PM

    The Jharkhand government would soontake a decision on giving post-retirement benefits toAnganwadi sevikas. We will look into the post-retirement benefits beinggiven by other states to Anganwadi sevikas before deciding toimplement it in Jharkhand, Social Welfare, Women and ChildDevelopment Minister Annapurna Devi told the state assembly said on Wednesday. Her assurance...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on lack of water in Anganwadi Centre 29-09-2013 04:48 PM

    This video volunteers report comes to us from Amatola village in Madhya Pradesh, where small children from an Anganwadi centre have to walk at least a kilometer to fetch water. This is because the hand pump installed here does not work. ...
  • Bangalore shocker: 5-year-old dies of malnutrition in the IT city 19-07-2013 07:27 PM

    Bangalore: A five-year-old girl has allegedly died in Bangalore due to severe malnutrition. Her anganwadi records show that the girl, Meghala, was severely malnourished for months. According to reports, Meghala's weight was just 12 kilos, far below the normal weight for a child her age. Meghala, daughter of a blind...
  • UP: Ponty Chadha may get anganwadi food supply contract 15-11-2012 03:30 PM

    Lucknow: The Akhilesh Yadav government is facing tough questions for awarding the contract of Anganwadi food supply to liquor baron Ponty Chadha. The Uttar Pradesh government's decision makes a mockery of the Supreme Court order that the food supply for small children and pregnant women should be given only to...
  • Karnataka's shame: 2000 die of malnutrition 24-10-2011 06:11 PM

    Raichur (Karnataka): More than 2000 children have died of hunger in Karnataka's Raichur district over the last 3 years. The government admits that around 4500 children are malnourished in Raichur. Nagaraju is one of them. When we first met 14-year-old Nagaraju last week, he was in a shocking condition, his...
  • No water, no care for children of Anganwadi 19-05-2011 09:00 AM

    New Delhi: With the country reeling under a severe heat wave, it is the children who are bearing the brunt. Worse off are those who are left at Aganwadis without clean drinking water and shade from the sun. No bathrooms, proper rooms or drinking water, that is the state of...
  • Impoverished kids starved, deprived as corruption rules 30-03-2008 01:25 AM

    New Delhi: The tussle between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Nimbus Communications, its broadcasters in India, appears to have turned a decisive corner after it was brought to light that Nimbus had accepted its delay in payments to the board. In reaction to the BCCI’s...
  • Anganwadi workers seek pay hike 10-05-2007 11:54 PM

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