Annapoorna Trust initiated Morning Nutrition program for 31,000 children in Jangaon district of Telangana.
After a formal discussion on 12th September with Sri.Ch.Shivlingaiah, IAS (District Collector, Jangaon) to introduce Raagi Cereals Health Mix , the Annapoorna team launched the formal program at ZPHS Pochannapet in Bachanapet mandal in Jangaon district on 20th September 2022.
This morning nutrition program will be introduced for 31,000 children across 12 mandals with the support of the district mid-day meal officers. Annapoorna Trust wishes to extend its gratitude to respected DEO Colonel Narendra Reddy for guiding and spearheading this program in a more effective way.
Inaugural program was attended by all the district officials and mandal education officers.
Jangaon ZP Vice Chairperson – Mrs. Giraboina Bhagya Laxmi, Mr. Anjaiah
District Educational officer – Mr. K.Ramu
District Sector officer – Mr. T.Raju
Bachannapet Mandal Nodal Officer – Mr. DVLN.Murthy
Chirra Saireddy Memorial Trust chairman – Colonel Narendra Reddy
Sarpanch – Mrs. G. Manjula
MPTC – Mrs. M. Aruna
Rythu Samanvaya Samithi District Committees Coordinator – Mr. Ferroj
School Complex HMs – Mr. T. Muthaiah & Mr. N. Venu
Annapoorna Trustee & Secretary – Mr. Anand Kumar Kadali
State coordinator of Telangana – Mr. Dhananjay Rao Ejapu
Annapoorna volunteer – Mr. Gotte Kanakaiah
Finger Millet or Raagi is known to be a rich source of calcium, iron, fibre, high protein, potassium and vit C, Vit E, B-complex vitamins. Easy to prepare and tasty to drink, this health mix has received positive feedback from teachers, cooks and the children. The cooks need to just mix this Raagi Cereals health mix in the boiling water along with jaggery to give the sweet taste. 10gms of this health mix per along with 5gms of jaggery to make a 150ml / 200ml health drink.