Gangtok September 03: The Mid-Day Meal Scheme under Education Department, Government of Sikkim is distributing free dry ration like rice and edibles viz: dal, oil, onion, nutrela (soya), salt, vegetables to the students upto Class VIII during the lockdown period under the provision of Food Security Allowance in all four districts.
As a supportive measure, few schools have contributed from their own fund also to add extra food items and face mask to the children.
The distribution process is being carried out under the supervision of BDO, Panchayat, SMCs, Parents and School heads following social distance and SOP.
Press Release issued by:
Director, Elementary Education, Samagra Shiksha
Nodal Officer, Public Relations and Publicity.