AWC In Odisha

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Odisha's Anganwadi Centres To Reopen After 11 Months Of Remaining Shut

The Anganwadi Centres (AWCs) in Odisha, which were closed in April, 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will reopen on March 28. As per a letter sent by Director of ICDS and SW Arvind Agarwal, the centres will operate from 7:30 am to 9:30 am for 25 days a month, strictly adhering to the COVID-19 protocols. Furthermore, children unable to attend the centres will receive ration at their doorsteps.

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 07:17 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Anganwadi, Odisha, Bhubaneswar, Covid-19, Lockdown

Anganwadi workers

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Odisha Govt Announces Free Mobile Phones For Anganwadi Workers

Odisha's Women and Child Development Minister Tukuni Sahu on January 24 announced free mobile phones for anganwadi workers in the state. The decision was announced on National Girl Child Day and it aims to help the workers receive on-time information. The state government has also decided to provide weighing machines to each anganwadi centre. Besides, in order to address the issue of gender-based discrimination and violence, the government… read-more

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 12:38 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Anganwadi, Odisha, Women and Child Development, National Girl Child Day

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