Mid Day Meal – Gujarat Application | MDM Website :Gujarat was the second state in the country to have started Mid Day Meal scheme in 1984. It involves provision of hot cooked meal free of cost to school-children on all working days. It aims at increasing enrollment rate, reducing dropout rate and reducing burden of poverty on poor parents and caste discrimination in the society. for more details check below.
Mid Day Meal – Gujarat Application
The three major goals for MDM are as under:
- a) Child nutrition,
- b) Educational advancement and
- c) Social equity.
- In addition, the Mid-Day Meal Scheme is viewed as an opportunity to inculcate hygiene and sanitation practices among children.