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With schools shut and no mid-day meals, children in Muzaffarpur return to agricultural fields

During this coronavirus lockdown, the burden has become heavier with the mid-day meals services in schools being stopped in the past few months

Published on 8th July 2020
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Line of discrimination: Dalit children in Amethi school made to sit in separate rows for mid day meals by headmistress 

This is the second instance of discrimination against Dalit children in a school in Uttar Pradesh in recent history - and it's all coming to a head just after reopening

Published on 1st October 2021
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Karnataka schools to function with 100 per cent students from October 4, decision on mid day meals after Dussehra

As per the guidelines from the government, schools cannot force children to attend offline classes. Online class can still be given as a option for kids who are not willing to attend physical classes

Published on 2nd October 2021
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Now, Karnataka team to visit TN to study how to include eggs in mid day meals for school children

A total of Rs 3953.14 lakh expenditure for the egg scheme will be borne by the central government under its flexifund component. The department is still working out the vegetarian alternative for egg

Published on 5th October 2021
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Obligated to not send hungry children to school, says Kerala govt as they reinstate Mid Day Meals

COVID-protocol should be followed while preparing food in schools reopening from November 1, say fresh guidelines issued by the government

Published on 7th October 2021
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Karnataka to resume Mid Day Meal Scheme from October 21. Here's how they're planning to maintain protocol

Primary schools will also be reopened after the Dussehra holidays end and mid-day meals will be provided for Classes I to X

 

Published on 12th October 2021
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Mid Day Meals resume in Karnataka from October 21, children back to schools after Dasara holidays

Recently, the Kerala Government also stated that they would provide meals to children in schools from November 1

 

Published on 21st October 2021
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When will you resume mid-day meals in anganwadis, High Court asks Karnataka Gov't 

The petitioner argued in their PIL that children require nutrition and providing mid-day meals is a must for them even if the schools don't function for a full day

Published on 10th November 2021
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Karnataka decides to provide eggs and bananas to kids in mid day meals from December 2021

From this December to March 2022, as many as 14,44,322 children from seven districts will get an egg every day in their midday meals for 46 school days

Published on 24th November 2021
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Government schools in seven districts of Karnataka begin providing eggs and bananas to students. Here's how it's working 

From this December all the way through March 2022, as many as 14,44,322 children from seven districts will get an egg every day in their midday meals for 46 school days

Published on 1st December 2021
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Nutritionists, academics write open letter to Karnataka govt to give children eggs everyday in mid-day meals. Here's why

This open letter states that it is important for the government to uphold the  Right to Food of every child as mentioned in the National Food Security Act 2013

Published on 2nd December 2021
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Karnataka's Education Department to study the impact of eggs in mid-day meals with help from UNICEF et al

As many as 9000 students will be studied — one set from 30 schools in Yadgir and another set of students from 30 schools in another district where eggs are not introduced in midday meals

 

Published on 9th December 2021
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Eggs in Mid-Day Meals: Parents in Karnataka pull kids from school fearing 'bad influence'

The education department has stayed firm on its decision to provide eggs in Mid-Day Meals in Karnataka to deal with the malnutrition crisis

Published on 23rd December 2021
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UN World Food Programme teams up with Akshaya Patra Foundation to boost Mid-Day Meals in India

This long-term partnership aims to bridge operational and execution gaps in food safety and hygiene projects, capacities of the cooks-cum-helpers

Published on 5th January 2022
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UP Principal steals Rs 11.46 crore from Mid Day Meal Scheme under fake NGO

The principal was booked by the police along with a few employees of the Basic Education Department and some bank officials, who were allegedly helping him in the process

Published on 3rd August 2022

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