Chandigarh, August 10: Anganwadi centers play very important role in primary education in India but in some states, the centers face different issues. Haryana Anganwadi centers to be connected to solar power in a phased manner as a solution to electricity problems the centers face.
Many times ambiance of the Anganwadi centers is questioned. Children read in misery without basic amenities. If the centers get basic amenities, children would be more attracted to join the schools. In the first phase, Anganwadi centers which are being run in government buildings would be connected with solar power.
Haryana Women and Child Development Ministry instructed the officers of the Department and HAREDA to consider technical aspects soon for the early start of the project. The state government will spend 16 crores in the 1st phase. 2 fans and 3 lights have been allocated for 9500 Anganwadi centers.