Share
 
Comments
A group of over 100 Anganwadi workers from across the country meet PM Modi
Anganwadi workers thank the Prime Minister for the recent announcement of increase in honorarium and other incentives
Anganwadi workers have a key role to play in a child's physical and cognitive development: PM Modi
Ensure that the nutritional assistance being made available to beneficiaries is used judiciously: PM to Anganwadi workers

A group of over 100 Anganwadi workers from across the country, called on the Prime Minister today to express their happiness, and thanked the Prime Minister for the recent announcement of increase in honorarium and other incentives.

Acknowledging the greetings of the Anganwadi workers, the Prime Minister expressed his happiness that they had assembled from all parts of the country to meet him today.

The Prime Minister emphasized the importance of nutrition in a child's physical and cognitive development. He said the Anganwadi workers have a key role to play in this regard. Referring to the ongoing Poshan Maah (nutrition month), the Prime Minister said that the momentum that has been built up during this campaign should not flag. He said nutrition requires constant focus and development of good habits, which can be provided by Anganwadi workers. He exhorted them to ensure that the nutritional assistance being made available to beneficiaries is used judiciously.

 

Children will listen more to Anganwadi workers. They have a key role in generating awareness. He encouraged healthy competition among Anganwadis, as a motivation for better nutritional care and efforts among various Anganwadi workers.

Union Minister for Women and Child Development, Smt. Maneka Gandhi was also present on the occasion. 

Pariksha Pe Charcha with PM Modi
Explore More
It is now time to leave the 'Chalta Hai' attitude & think of 'Badal Sakta Hai': PM Modi

Popular Speeches

It is now time to leave the 'Chalta Hai' attitude & think of 'Badal Sakta Hai': PM Modi
Rs 49,965 Crore Transferred Directly Into Farmers’ Account Across India

Media Coverage

Rs 49,965 Crore Transferred Directly Into Farmers’ Account Across India
...

Nm on the go

Always be the first to hear from the PM. Get the App Now!
...
Telephonic conversation between PM Modi and PM Lotay Tshering of Bhutan
May 11, 2021
Share
 
Comments

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with the Prime Minister of Bhutan, Lyonchhen Dr. Lotay Tshering.

The Bhutan Prime Minister expressed solidarity with the Government and the people of India in their efforts against the recent wave of COVID-19 pandemic. Prime Minister conveyed his sincere thanks to the people and Government of Bhutan for their good wishes and support.

He also appreciated the leadership of His Majesty the King in managing Bhutan's fight against the pandemic, and extended his best wishes to Lyonchhen for the continuing efforts.

The leaders noted that the present crisis situation has served to further highlight the special friendship between India and Bhutan, anchored in mutual understanding and respect, shared cultural heritage, and strong people to people links.