District MDM Office

Mid day meal scheme was started in 1984 in Gujarat. In this scheme the share of central government is of 75% and the share of State government is of 25%. it involves provision for free lunch on working days for children in primary & upper primary classes in government aided, local body school.

Key Functions

  • To provide hot cooked meal to children.
  • To improve nutritional status of children.
  • To encourage poor children belonging to disadvantaged sections, to attend school more regularly & help them concentrate on classroom activities, thereby increasing the enrollment, retention & attendance rates.
  • To Decrease the drop out ratio of the students in school.
  • The subsidiary aim is to provide the employment in Rural Sector.

Service Category : Monitoring on District Level.

Associated branches : MDM Branch at Taluka Level.

Main Functions:

  • To provide hot cooked meal to children.
  • To improve nutritional status of children. 
  • To encourage poor children belonging to disadvantaged sections, to attend school more regularly & help them concentrate on classroom activities, thereby increasing the enrollment, retention & attendance rates.
  • To Decrease the drop out ratio of the students in school.
  • Supervision for implementation of new menu for MDM
  • MDM Kendra Inspection for effective implementation of scheme
  • Effective implementation of “Dudh Sanjivani Yojana” to the benificiaries of santalpur taluka and prograssive taluka sami and shankheshwar in which 200ml/day ilaichi flavoured milk is given to benificiaries 5 days/week
  • Reconciliation of expenditure statements received from Talukas and submission to Commissioner office, Gandhinagar
  • D.C. bills verification and submission to A.G., Rajkot
  • Webpage monthly and annual data entry
  • Paybill & contingency bill preparation
  • Allocation of ration to MDM kendra as per students beneficiaries
  • Bill Payment for FCI, Ahmedabad and District Civil Supplies corporation, Patan
  • Recruitment of 1 district level district co-coordinator vacancy based on 11 month contract system
  • Recruitment of 9 taluka level MDM supervisor vacancy based on 11 month contract system

MDM

District MDM office, Jilla Seva Sadan, Bharuch

Contact : +912642241500  email : mdm-bha[at]gujarat[dot]gov[dot]in