Midday Meal Scheme Current Affairs, GK & News

Vice President suggests to include milk in Mid-day Meal Scheme

The Vice President, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has suggested that milk can be given either as part of breakfast or the mid-day meal. This will improve the nutritional levels of children. Mid-day meal scheme The Mid-day Meal Scheme is a meal programme that has been formulated for taking care of the nutrition among the of school-age children ..




Student Health Card Scheme in J&K

The Lt Governor G C Murmu launched the Student Health Card Scheme in J&K to ensure regular heath check-up of the students. Student Health Card Scheme The Student Health Card Scheme was launched by the Lt Governor G C Murmu on 5th March 2020 to ensure the health of the school going children in the ..


Mid-day Meal Scheme

The Mid-day Meal Scheme involves provision of lunch free of cost to school-children on all working days. Its key objectives include: Protecting children from classroom hunger; Increasing school enrolment and attendance; Improved socialisation among children belonging to all castes and Addressing malnutrition, and social empowerment through provision of employment to women. The scheme has a ..