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2017. In recent years,595 runs across all formats at an average of 86. And let’s not even get started about the snake-pit safari that South Africa had to contend with last year. But sources say tenders for setting up the power project were invited but were cancelled again.” Mercier said, 2016 12:00 pm Manu Attri qualifies for Rio 2016 Olympics.about 11 crore children were benefited by the scheme. The HRD ministrys annual report mentions a figure closer to 12 crore There is the occasional report about scams in government schoolswhere attendance registers are fudged for food-grain siphoned off into the market Even if there is some fudging110 or 120 million is substantial What do we know from assorted studies on the MDMSthough these are often state or region specific Enrollment and attendance increaseespecially among girls and SC/STs Teacher absenteeism drops Social distances decline and there is some net increment in employmentespecially among women Howevereven if none of this had happenedgiven the state of under-nourishment and hunger among childrenthe MDMS is a good thing even ifas sometimes happenschildren enroll in a government school for the MDMSuniforms and textbooksand simultaneously enroll in a private (often unrecognised) school for education What is a good thing Giving mid-day meals to children What however is this business about cooking costscooks-cum-helpers and kitchen-cum-storesmentioned in the quote This illustrates how governments jump from a desirable end to an undesirableinefficient and complicated meansand delivery As a Centrally sponsored scheme (CSS)MDMS started in 1995though not everywhere in the country and not in every type of school At that stagedry rations (food-grain) at the rate of 3 kg per child per month were provided under the CSS andyesthere were instances of FCI food-grain (of doubtful quality to start with) being siphoned by school officials After a PIL in 2001 and the Supreme Courts judgmentMDMS switched from dry rations to cooked meals These meals must be for 200 days (drought-affected areas also have MDMS during summer vacations) and every child per day must have 300 calories and 8-12 g of protein (These norms have progressively been increased and vegetables also includedbut we can ignore those complications) Of thisthe Central subsidy would be for 100 g of food-grain per child per day and a transportation subsidy But states clamoured for more So we soon had a cooking subsidy One would have understood had it been for pulsescooking oilcondiments and fuel Howeverit also covered wages and remuneration for cooks-cum-helpersassistance for managementmonitoring and evaluation and Central subsidies also extended to constructing kitchen-cum-stores and procuring kitchen devices (stovescontainersutensils) For instanceRs 60000 initially used to be given for constructing kitchen-cum-storesnow further complicated by bringing in plinth area norms and state schedules The cooking cost (excluding administrative and labour charges) per child per day (2009-10) was Rs 250 for primary and Rs 375 for upper primaryshared 75:25 between the Centre and states (90:10 for special category states) These ratios also applied to that Rs 1000 for cooks-cum-helpersone allowed for schools up to 25 studentstwo for those between 26 and 100 studentsand one more for each additional multiple of 100 students Surelyone should ask an obvious question If the issue is delivering cooked meals to childrenwhy does the government have to get into the business of cooking What is all this stuff about kitchen utensilskitchen-cum-stores and cooks-cum-helpers If that cooking cost is paid (and states can and do chip in with additional cooking costs)surely NGOs will step inperhaps spliced with CSR initiatives from the corporate sectorto meet any capital expenditure and gaps between actual costs and cooking costs There can be centralised kitchenswhich will be far more efficient in delivery and ensuring quality (Quality monitoring is through gram sabhasmunicipalitieseducation committeesparent-teacher associations and so on) There is no need to presume there are market failures there One needs to visit any of the centralised kitchens of Akshaya Patra (KarnatakaDelhiAndhra) and Naandi Foundation (AndhraRajasthanMadhya PradeshOrissa) to realise what centralised kitchens of MDMS can becomeand nothese experiments are not restricted to urban areas Essentiallythese are three-way partnerships between governments (cooking and transport costprovision of food-grainland contribution)corporate sector (capital expenditureadditional subsidy) and NGOs (personnelmanagementtransportation) So why arent they replicated much more Primarily because government is fixated on the other objective beyond enrollmentnutrition and breaking down caste barriers local employmentparticularly of womenthough these PPPs also provide incremental local employment Consequentlythe HRD ministrys annual report states?