All You Need to Know About Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0- UPSC Current Affairs
Aug 25, 2022
Today’s edition of our Current Affairs will comprise a discussion on Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0. Read further to upgrade your UPSC CSE knowledge and also understand the topic’s relevance to the UPSC syllabus.
For Prelims: ICDS, POSHAN, POSHAN 2.0, Anganwadi
For Mains: Schemes and policies for welfare of women and children
What are the objectives and components of the ‘Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0'? Briefly explain various schemes under it.
Recently, the Ministry of Women and Child Development has issued Operational Guidelines regarding implementation of ‘Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0'.
About Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0
In Financial Year (FY) 2021-22, the Government of India (GoI) restructured the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) and POSHAN (Prime Minister's Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment) Abhiyaan into Saksham Anganwadi and POSHAN 2.0.
The restructured scheme consists of the following sub-schemes:
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