(The Gist of Kurukshetra) Anganwadi Services
introduced by the government in 1975, is a centre where mother and child
health care services are provided. This includes providing information about the
modern family planning methods, nutrition, education, supplementation,
immunization, health check-up and referral services. In the 2018-19 Union
Budget, Rs 16332 crores have been allocated as against Rs 15245 crores in the
revised budget of 2017-18.