08th June, 2016 (MAINS)

TODAYs ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS-II

Q1. The concept of Mid-Day Meal (MDM) scheme is almost a century old in India with early beginnings in Madras Presidency in pre-independent India. The scheme has again been given impetus in most states in the last two decades. Critically examine its twin objectives, latest mandates and success.
[10marks/2013/GS-2] 150 words.

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