Hyderabad, April 26 (Munsif News) Minister for Roads and Building, Women and Child Welfare, Tummala Nageshwara Rao has launched toll free “Anganwadi Helpline-155209” jointly maintained by Department of Women Development and Child Welfare in partnership with GVK-EMRI for availing the services of Anganwadi Centers in the state of Telangana.
Speaking on this occasion, at Secretariat, today, the Minister claimed that no other state in the country such a network of Anganwadi Center providing supplementary nutrition to pregnant and lactating mothers and children below 6 years and adolescent girls. He said because of the Anganwadi services, the mortality rate has come down in the state and decreased in prevalence of anemis and under nutrition among pregnant and lactating mothers. The Anganwadi workers will ensure that pregnant women receive health checkup and immunization for children. (Munsif News)