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Government of India
Ministry of Women and Child Development
26-April-2012 15:50 IST
More than 13 Lakh Anaganwadis Operational in the Country

 

A total of 13,04,611 Anganwadi and Mini-Anganwadi centres are functioning in the country, as on 31.03.2012. The state-wise details are as below-

 

Sl. No.

State/UT

Number of AWCs/ mini-AWCs functioning

 

1

Andhra Pradesh

86164

 

2

Arunachal Pradesh

6028

 

3

Assam

57656

 

4

Bihar

80211

 

5

Chhattisgarh

47355

 

6

Goa

1262

 

7

Gujarat

50149

 

8

Haryana

25171

 

9

Himachal Pradesh

18651

 

10

Jammu & Kashmir

26400

 

11

Jharkhand

38186

 

12

Karnataka

63376

 

13

Kerala

33082

 

14

Madhya Pradesh

90999

 

15

Maharashtra

106231

 

16

Manipur

9883

 

17

Meghalaya

5113

 

18

Mizoram

1980

 

19

Nagaland

3455

 

20

Orissa

69183

 

21

Punjab

26656

 

22

Rajasthan

58494

 

23

Sikkim

1225

 

24

Tamil Nadu

54439

 

25

Tripura

9906

 

26

Uttar Pradesh

186447

 

27

Uttrakhand

17568

 

28

West Bengal

116390

 

29

A & N Islands

697

 

30

Chandigarh

420

 

31

Delhi

10570

 

32

Dadra & N Haveli

267

 

33

Daman & Diu

102

 

34

Lakshadweep

107

 

35

Puducherry

788

 

 

All India

1304611

 



This was stated by the Minister for Women and Child Development, Smt. Krishna Tirath in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.

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MV