1 Crore Fake Beneficiaries Registered In Anganwadis: Maneka Gandhi
Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 4:44 PM
About one crore fake beneficiaries have been found registered in anganwadis across India and their names have been removed from the list, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said. There are around 14 lakh anganwadis across the country and 10 crore beneficiaries, who include children under the age of six and pregnant women and lactating mothers.
14 Lakh Fake Children Registered With Anganwadi Centres In Assam
Friday, August 24, 2018, 1:24 PM
Around 14 lakh fake children have been found registered with Anganwadi centres in Assam, drawing benefits from the POSHAN Abhiyaan (National Nutrition Mission), the Women and Child Development (WCD) Ministry said on Thursday. According to the ministry, there are more than 10 crore children registered with the Anganwadi centres across the country.
Delhi: 10 kids hospitalised after consuming mid-day meal at Anganwadi
Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 7:09 AM
As-many-as eight to 10 children and two-pregnant of an Anganwadi-centre in the Uttam-Nagar area were hospitalised after they complained of vomiting after consuming mid-day-meal on Tuesday, the police said. Many of them also lost-consciousness. They had consumed rice and boiled-gram. No-case has been registered so far. The self-help-group claims that same meal was supplied to 30 more Anganwadis and was checked before the distribution.