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Over 900 children reported ill in last 3 yrs after consuming mid-day meals: HRD Ministry


The Midday Meal scheme comes under the HRD Ministry's Department of School Education and Literacy. Respective state governments were requested to furnish action taken reports (ATRs) in the matter, he said.

The ministry had received 35 complaints from 15 states and Union Territories regarding substandard food quality during the same period. (PTI)

More than 900 children were reported ill and none of them died after consuming mid-day meals across the country in last three years, according to HRD Ministry officials. The ministry had received 35 complaints from 15 states and Union Territories regarding substandard food quality during the same ...


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