Chennai: Tamil Nadu government would soon fill
up 28,596 posts lying vacant in the noon-meal centers in
schools and angawadis in the state.
An official press release said 4,373 noon-meal centre
organizers, 5,717 cooks and 6,703 assistant cook posts were
As many as 4,689 anganwadi worker posts, 1168 posts of
workers in small anganwadis and 5946 anganwadi assistant
worker posts were vacant in the centrally sponsored angawandis
floated under integrated children welfare scheme, the release
Repairs to 17,821 anganwadis would be carried out at a cost
of Rs 47.61 crore. Another Rs 27.21 crore would be spent on
providing electric connections and fans to anganwadis and Rs
23.76 crore had been sanctioned for construction of toilets in
these centers, the release said.