Memo No.ESE02-27021/52/2021-MDM-CSE Dated;19/08/2021
SE - MDM - Representation from Suchitra Educational Society Vijayawada - Request to provide an Opportunity to develop Kitchen Garden under Mid Day meals in Andhra Pradesh State – Orders issued-Reg.
Ref:-Representation from Suchitra Educational Society, Eluru Road, Vijayawada endorsed by Hon’ble Minister for School Education, Department, AP
It is informed that, the Member of Suchitra Educational Society Ambetkar Street, Hanuman Temple line, Eluru Road, Vijayawada, has submitted a representation vide reference cited and stated that, the society was established with an objective to provide career guidance to the students, developing kitchen gardens, maintaining hostels etc.,and the society is been working on this Kitchen garden programme in KGBVs and TSMSs since 2018 in Telnagana State which are being running successfully to provide an opportunity to develop the kitchen gardening in supply of fresh and nutritious vegetables to the students of ZPSS schools. The main chemicals and poisons are added or sprayed. It is better to produce good diet in schools and they are requested to provide an opportunity to develop kitchen gardens in ZPSS Schools in Andhra Pradesh.
In-view of the above and based on the request of the Suchitra Educational Society, Society Ambetkar Street, Hanuman Temple line, Eluru Road, Vijayawada, permission is hereby accorded to take up the activity with the condition that Vegetables should be utilized only for the school Mid Day Meals, but should not sale the vegetables in or outside of the school.
Therefore, all the District Educational Officers in the State are requested to extend their cooperation in developing Kitchen gardens in the schools and maintenance of Kitchen Garden which will be made by Suchitra Educational Society.
Receipt of these proceedings shall be acknowledged.