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Guidelines for Monitoring & Supervision of the Scheme Central Monitoring Unit (ICDS)

Publisher: NIPCCD

The Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Scheme, launched on 2nd October,1975, on an experimental basis in 33 ICDS blocks, has been gradually expanded to 6284 projects. ICDS is India’s response to the challenge of breaking a vicious cycle of malnutrition, impaired development, morbidity and mortality in young children. It responds to the inter related needs of children below 6 years, pregnant women, lactating mother and adolescent girls in a comprehensive manner.

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