Rajasthan and Vedanta Group signed a MoU to improve 3056 Anganwadi Centres in five districts
State Government of Rajasthan and Hindustan Zinc, a Vedanta group company on 8 April 2015 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve 3056 anganwadi centres in five districts. The selected five districts are Udaipur, Chittorgarh, Bhilwara, Rajsamand and Ajmer. The anganwadi centres will be improved in five years under the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) which will benefit around 90000 children in these five districts.
As per the MoU signed
- About one thousand centres will be converted into model anganwadis in 5 years, that is, 200 anganwadis a year would be converted into model Anganwadis.
- The centres will be renovated and provided with uniform, child-friendly toilets, water filters, play materials, story painting on inside wall and others
- They will get new utensils and smokeless stoves in the kitchen.