07.06.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs


  • Govt to start scheme to provide milk to students


  • To improve health of school children, the Rajasthan government will introduce a scheme to provide milk to the students from class 1 to 8 from the new academic session.


  • Milk will be supplied on alternate days in both the rural and urban areas under the ‘Annapurna milk distribution scheme’ from July 2.


  • Milk will be provided to students of the urban areas on Monday, Wednesday and Friday while the students of the rural areas will get milk on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.


  • The scheme of supplementary milk distribution will enhance the health of students. The scheme will be implemented with a budget of Rs 218 crore.


  • Nearly 64 lakh students will be benefitted and 5 lakh litre milk will be consumed, 150 ML milk will be served to class 1 to 5 and 200 ML milk will be given to students from classes 6-8 immediately after the morning assembly