Uttarakhand Government has launched Mukhyamantri Anchal Amrit Yojana to provide milk to children at Anganwadi Centres. This scheme has been launched as part of state government drive to fight malnutrition in the state. There are as many as 18,000 children in Uttarakhand who suffer from malnutrition.
Mukhyamantri Anchal Amrit Yojana
Note: The milk and milk powder for this scheme will be procured under State Government’s Rural Infrastructure Development Fund Scheme. Under this scheme, state government has made available eight thousand cows of the field area to cattle guards of mountain. Besides cattle farmers are also provided with feed subsidy.