This Article is From Mar 18, 2020

Coronavirus: Supreme Court Notice To States Over Mid-Day Meals For Students

Coronavirus India: Schools in Delhi-NCR and many other states are closed till March 31 in view of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Coronavirus: Supreme Court Notice To States Over Mid-Day Meals For Students

Supreme Court today took note of the non-availability of mid-day meals for students

New Delhi:

The Supreme Court today took note of the non-availability of mid-day meals to children as schools in many parts of the country have been shut due to the coronavirus pandemic.

A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde took suo motu cognisance of the matter and issued notices to the states and union territories asking them how children were being provided mid-day meals amid the shut down of schools.

Schools in Delhi-NCR and many other states are closed till March 31 in view of the COVID-19 outbreak.