BIRDS’ EYE VIEW OF IMPLEMENTATION OF ICDS AND OTHER RELATED SCHEMES IN TAMENGLONG DISTRICT


By:-   Ksh. Promila Devi
District Programme Officer,
ICDS Cell, Tamenglong.

The District ICDS Cell, Tamenglong under the Social Welfare Department, Manipur is the liaisoning and co-ordinating agency relating to implementation of various developmental and welfare activities performed/implemented by the ICDS Projects in the district. As of now, as is done in other parts of the country and State of Manipur, Tamenglong District consisting of 5(five) T.D. Blocks viz. Nungba, Tamenglong, Tamei, Tousem and Khoupum with 90 per cent Central and 10 per cent State assistances having 488 Anganwadi centres and 62 Mini Anganwadi centres as detailed below under the coverage of ICDS Scheme.

Name of ICDS Project No. of AWC No. of Mini AWC Total
Nungba 61 Nil 61
Tamenglong 160 31 191
Tousem 83 Nil 83
Tamei 113 31 144
Khoupum 71 Nil 71
TOTAL : 488 62 550

The main aim and object of the scheme is to bring the overall development of children of  0 – 6 years and women in general thereby increasing the quality of life. Under the scheme, such services as Nutrition to children and pregnant and lactating women, Non-Formal Education to children of 3 – 5 years and above of age, Immunization, Health and Nutrition, etc. have been provided.

Project-wise achievements of SNP beneficiaries and Immunization etc. are detailed below : - 

  1. Supplementary Nutrition:
    Beneficiaries Eligible Enrolled Received
    Pregnant Women 2296 2852 2239
    Lactating Mothers 2979 2896 2187
    Children below 1 year 4085 4018 3947
    Children ( 1 - 3 ) yrs. 9826 9679 9179
    Children ( 3 - 6 ) yrs. 12944 12860 12762
    Total : 32130 32305 30314

    (Based on the MPRs of July,2014.)

  2. Immunization Status :

    Vaccines Given

    Pregnant Women

    Children

    Below 1 year

    1 – 3  years.

    3 - 6 years

    TT-I

    773

    -

    -

    -

    TT-II

    452

    -

    -

    -

    BCG

    -

    486

    -

    -

    Measles

    -

    775

    -

    -

    DPT

    -

    1180

    -

    -

    Polio

    -

    1180

    -

    -

    DPT Booster

    -

    -

    1338

    -

    Polio Booster

    -

    -

    1323

    1688

    (Based on the MPRs of July,2014).

 


 

 

 

 

 

Indira Gandhi Matriva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY):
(A Conditional Maternity Benefit Scheme):

Another allied scheme known as Indira Gandhi Matriva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY) is also being implemented in Tamenglong District covering all the entire five projects just to bring good health and safe delivery of the pregnant and lactating women up to second life births since the year,2011 as a pilot project. Only Tamenglong District is getting this benefit in the State. Under the scheme, every pregnant and lactating women fulfilling the prescribed terms and conditions of immunization schedules will be provided a sum of Rs.4,000/- in three trimesters through bank/post office accounts. Project-wise status report of  IGMSY during the year,2013-14 is given below: -

 

Nungba

Tamenglong

Tamei

Tousem

Khoupum

A. Pregnant Women

(a) Total number in IGMSY District

210

795

741

550

550

(b)Number of eligible for IGMSY out of (a)

107

559

130

219

275

(c)  Number of Beneficiaries out of (b)

107

559

130

219

275

B. Lactating Women (0-6 months)

(a) Total number in IGMSY District

594

783

420

500

564

(b)  Number of eligible for IGMSY out of (a)

351

445

110

244

293

(c) Number of Beneficiaries out of (b)

253

445

110

244

293



In conclusion, it is viewed that implementation of the scheme will further be strengthened during the years to come.