New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces hike in honorarium to Anganwadi workers. Those receiving Rs 3,000, would now receive Rs 4,500. Similarly, those receiving Rs 2,200, would now get Rs 3,500. Honorarium for Anganwadi helpers has also been increased from Rs 1,500 to Rs 2,250
Union Govt. announces the doubling of routine incentives given by the Government to ASHA workers. In addition, all ASHA workers and their helpers would be provided free insurance cover under Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana and Prime Minister Suraksha Bima Yojana.