Tag: Mid-day meal

Bihar: More than 2 lakh Mid-Day Meal workers on indefinite strike demanding regularisation

Bihar: More than 2 lakh Mid-Day Meal workers on indefinite strike demanding regularisation

Nitish Kumar government in Bihar is facing continuous heat of scheme workers statewide. Last month it was an indefinite strike of Accredited Social Health Activists or ASHA workers and this time Mid-Day Meal (MDM) workers have hit the streets with their demands which primarily includes minimum wage. There are 2,48,000 midday meal cooks[Read More…]

50 schoolchildren fall ill after mid-day meal in Bihar

50 schoolchildren fall ill after mid-day meal in Bihar

At least 50 children fell ill on Saturday after consuming their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar’s East Champaran district, officials said. According to district officials, some students have found parts of a dead lizard in their meal. Soon after, the children complained of uneasiness, stomach ache, nausea and some also started vomiting. This incident took place at a middle school at[Read More…]





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