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Trial on School Students Breakfast Scheme held

Trial on School Students Breakfast Scheme held

As the breakfast supply programme is about to be launched in government primary schools from late CM Anna birthday on  Sept 15, breakfast was served on an experimental basis in a school at Subbarayalu Street, in Erode on Friday. In the first phase, breakfast will be provided to the students of class 1 to 5 in schools in the corporation, municipality and remote villages.

The breakfast will be provided in  the 26 primary schools in Erode Corporation. On Friday morning, Rava Kesari and Semiya Uppuma were offered. The entire meal will be pre pared at a place owned by the Erode Corporation and sent to the schools in the city by 8 am. At 8 am breakfast will be served in selected schools.

Mayor Nagaratham Subramaniam  served breakfast to 35 children at Balasubburayalu  Street Municipal Primary School near Erode Kalai Madu statue. Councillors of the Corporation Balaji, Nandagopu, Sakthivel, HM  Revathi and others were present. 2,445 students in 26 schools in Erode city and 3,113 students in 36 schools in Talawadi  hill area will benefit from the breakfast programme, officials said.