Anganwadi workers seek raise in salaries

Anganwadi Workers and helpers across India on Friday asked Narendra Modi government to enhance their remuneration and review their working conditions.

Anganwadi workers court arrest demanding revised payscale

Demanding implementation of the revised payscale and other benefits assured by the central government, thousands of anganwadi workers courted arrest here, sources said.

Anganwadi workers, helpers stage demonstration in J&K

A large number of anganwadi workers and helpers on Wednesday staged a demonstration here in support of their demands including enhancement of their remuneration and payment of minimum wages.

Malnourished children to get special diet in 60 priority districts

The government on Thursday announced that a special diet will be provided to malnourished children in all the 60 priority districts under the Sneha Shivir scheme at a cost of Rs 150 crore during the 12th Plan period.

`Substandard food being distributed by anganwadis’

A CAG audit has said that substandard food was being distributed by Anganwadi centres in at least three states.

Govt told to hike budget for child health, nutrition

The current allocation to tackle child health and nutrition, giving Rs.4 per child in an anganwadi centre, is too low, say experts, recommending a hike in Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) expenditure in the upcoming budget.

Children in Anganwadi to get new food programme

A new food programme would be
introduced for children in Anganwadi Kendras in Karnataka
keeping in view local tastes and habits.