Free Press Journal
  • PM Modi interacts with Anganwadi workers, says govt will work towards reducing cases of anemia

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for anemia-free India and emphasised the need to expedite the pace of reduction in anemia cases by three times every year, instead of current 1 per cent.”Anemia is a very big problem. A lot of people in the country are victims of anemia. This disease is caused by lack of elements like iodine and iron. Although the use of iodised salt has increased

  • Ujjain: Anganwadi worker sexually exploited

    Ujjain: Badnagar police station authorities have registered a complaint against the driver of an officer of the child and women development department, for sexually exploiting a woman, an Aganwadi worker, for five consecutive years.

  • Anganwadi worker shot dead in broad daylight

    Sagar: A notorious criminal killed an Anganwadi worker under the Chanbila police station on Tuesday morning. The accused fled away from the spot after shooting the woman.

  • Barkha Shukla Singh

    DCW demands action against policemen who allegedly set woman on fire

    New Delhi : Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairperson Barkha Shukla on Tuesday demanded action against the policemen who allegedly set ablaze a woman anganwadi worker inside a police station in Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki district. “The case needs to be inquired and involved policemen need to be taken action against,” Shukla told ANI. The woman succumbed to her injuries after the incident. According to reports, the woman had gone to the police station to free

  • ANM, others to face action if child marriage goes unreported

    Jhabua : In case a child marriage is organised in a village, then the responsibility of reporting the marriage lies with the Patwari secretary, Anganwadi worker, Asha worker and the ANM. The field level officer can report the matter to his senior official such as SDM, CMHO, Programme officer of Women and Child Development department, Women Empowerment Officer, CEO of district panchayat, CEO of Janpad Panchayat or Collector B Chandrashekhar.