Kerala High Court seeks details of steps taken to implement mid-day meal scheme in schools

The Court was hearing a plea alleging that school principals were forced to pay out of pocket to meet the actual costs of the noon-meal scheme due to poor fund allocation.
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The Kerala High Court on Tuesday asked both the State and Central governments to inform it of the steps taken to implement the Pradhan Mantri Poshan Shakti Nirman (mid-day meal scheme) in government-aided schools [Kerala Pradesh School Teachers Association & ors v State of Kerala & anr].

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