Midday Meal
Calcutta  /  Published 20.04.20

Parents collect midday meal scheme ration

Parents of hundreds of students of state-aided schools in the city came from far and near to collect midday meal ration on Monday, the first day of distribution. Some walked and some cycled to school ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 21.03.20

Cloud over midday meal

The Assam government is yet to devise a mechanism to distribute either ration or cooked midday meals to the doorsteps of students following the novel coronavirus-induced shutdown of educational instit...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

India  /  Published 13.03.20

Kerala sends mid-day meals home

The Kerala government, which has shut down schools to prevent the rapid spread of coronavirus, has however decided to continue with the mid-day meal system, wherein food is now being distributed to th...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in

West Bengal  /  Published 10.02.20

‘Meal of love’ at Birbhum school

A school here is using the midday meal scheme to serve students a good treat. As part of its midday-meal scheme, a high school here has launched project “Sneho Bhojan” (meal of love) that will all...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

India  /  Published 04.02.20

Child dies in broth, cook on earphones

A four-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh died after falling into a large utensil containing boiling vegetables meant for a school midday meal, with the cook allegedly failing to hear other children’s c...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

North East  /  Published 10.01.20

Tonsure protest to nudge CM

All Assam Midday Meal Cook and Helpers’ Association adviser Trishna Nath tonsured her head here on Friday to push for scrapping of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and regularisation of meal workers...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

India  /  Published 19.12.19

Salt-roti as midday meal: scribe gets clean chit

The police have given a clean chit to a journalist who was booked for allegedly maligning the image of the state government after he shot a video showing that salt and rotis were being served to stude...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 22.11.19

3rd faction emerges in midday meal feud

Another faction of the All Assam Primary and Upper Primary Midday Meal Cook and Helpers’ Association, led by its executive president Jiten Rabha, on Friday said the state’s education minister alon...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 21.11.19

Midday meal workers turn up the heat

The factional feud that erupted between meal workers on Wednesday deepened on Thursday after the president and general secretary of one group filed a Rs 1 crore defamation case against the adviser of ...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 13.11.19

Meal workers warn of hunger strike

Midday meal workers on Wednesday warned of a hunger strike after talks with the Assam government on their demands remained inconclusive. The meeting was held between 15 delegates of the All Assam Prim...
By Debananda Medak in Guwahati


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