The legislation also seeks to tackle internet addiction and limit the pressure of out-of-school tutoring for children in the country’s ultracompetitive education system.
Currently, under Mission Poshan 2.0 the organization is providing technical assistance to state governments in improving their supply-chains, and hence procurement, access and administration of Vitamin A and Deworming doses to under-5 children.
As per scientific studies, with children being more susceptible to the virus, strict guidelines need to be followed by the school authorities, parents and students to safeguard oneself
The world over, a startling number of children is developing health problems, allergies and lifestyle disorders as a result of an unhealthy diet.
The study funded in part by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), stated that 25,500 children in India lost their mother to COVID-19 while 90,751 lost their father and 12 lost both their parents.
The Uttar Pradesh chief minister said increasing population was a 'hurdle in development' and that more efforts are needed to control it.
The Delhi Commission For Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has been able to trace more than 2,029 children who have lost either one or both their parents due to Covid
Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel welcome President Ram Nath Kovind on his arrival in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
Bharatiya Janata Party workers protest against the state government over their various demands, in Beawar.PTI Photo
Medical workers carry an injured on a stretcher at GMC hospital in Jammu. Around 10 people died and many others injured after a bus fell into a gorge in Doda.PTI Photo
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Chief Mohan Bhagwat and General Secretary of the RSS Dattatreya Hosabale during the 'Akhil Bharatiya Karyakari Mandal' meeting in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Wreckage of a bus that fell, in Doda. Around 10 people died and many others injured in the accident.PTI Photo
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