GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA RADESH SCHOOL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT MID MDAY MEALS & SCHOOL SANITATION
Present:Sri.B.M.Diwan Mydeen. I.F.S.,
Sub: School Education – Mid-Day Meal Scheme – Revision of Menu Measures to the taken in implementation Instructions issued – Regarding
Ref:-1.Hon’ble Chief Minister review on 03/02/2022 2. Government Orders in e-office file No. ESE02-27021/ 132/ 2019-MDM-CSE
All the District Educational Officers in the State are informed that the Jagananna Gorumudda is a flagship programme aiming at enhancing enrolment, retention and attendance and simultaneously improving nutritional levels among children studying in Government, Local Body and Government-Aided primary and upper primary schools and the Centres run under Education Guarantee Scheme (EGS)/ (AIE) & NCLP schools.
The Hon’ble Chief Minister has personally reviewed the status of implementation of the program on 3rd February-2022 and directed for initiating immediate steps for supply of Hot Pongal in the existing Menu as substitute in place of White Rice for enhancing the nutritional values and variety of the Food Items for providing more tastier and nutritious menu under “Jagananna Gorumudda” to the school going children.
Therefore, all the District Educational Officers in the State are instructed to issue instructions to all the Deputy Educational Officers/ Mandal Educational Officers and Head Masters in their jurisdiction to provide Hot Pongal & sambar and eggs in Friday menu with effect from 01/03/2022 instead of supplying Cooked white Rice and sambar..
Any deviation in implementing the above instructions action will be viewed. Top priority should be given to this item of work.
B Mohamed Diwan
MID DAY MEAL & SS