YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme: Objective, Benefits & Features


The YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme is a nutrition scheme introduced by the Government of Andhra Pradesh specifically for pregnant, lactating women, and children who belong to a vulnerable section of society. The scheme will help in improving the nutritional status of pregnant women. The scheme covers all pregnant women in the Andhra Pradesh state, including women from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Under this scheme, pregnant, lactating women and children are enrolled by Anganwadis. The Anganwadi Centres have given the responsibility to give nutritional food to all those women and children from BPL families.

AP Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme

AP Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme

The beneficiaries enrolled in 77 Scheduled & Tribal mandals will receive support from this scheme. To eliminate the issue of malnutrition among women and children, the state government decided to implement this scheme. Children between the ages of 6 months to 6 years will be getting nutritional food through this yojana. The scheme will prove beneficial to pregnant ladies, new mums, and infants. Through this yojana, the Andhra Pradesh government wants to support the tribal population of the state.

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YSR Sampoorna Poshana Overview

Name of the articleYSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme  
Launched byGovernment of Andhra Pradesh
BeneficiariesPregnant, lactating women and children.
AimTo provide nutritious food.
StateAndhra Pradesh
AuthoritiesWomen and Children Development Authority in each district

YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme Objective

The main aim of the state government to launch the YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme is to enhance the nutritional status of pregnant women and children. The scheme will help in solving the problem of Anaemia in pregnant women and lactating mothers in the state. The nutrition diet will also be given to the children belonging to the tribal population of the state.

YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme

Matru Vandana Yojana

YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme Benefits

  • The YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme aims to address nutritional deficiencies that pregnant women may face.
  • The scheme will help in empowering women in the vulnerable section.
  • This initiative aims to enhance pregnant women’s health and well-being by ensuring they have access to adequate and balanced nutrition during their pregnancy.
  • It will help in reducing the rate of maternal and infant mortality and will solve the health issues in poor women of the state.
  • The scheme aims to promote healthy pregnancies by supporting pregnant women with the necessary resources to meet their nutritional requirements.
  • Over 3 lakh tribal women of the state will be receiving the scheme’s benefits.
  • State government makes sure that nutritious food will deliver to doorsteps.
  • Under the scheme, Regular check of the health and weight of children and women is done at AWC.

Food Meal Plan of YSR Sampoorna Poshana

Category (Age)FrequencyFood MealsMode of food deliveryMonthly Cost for Each Beneficiary
Children (6 to 36 months)For 30 days/ month1 egg daily for 30 days 20 ml milk daily for 30 days 100 gms Balamrutham daily for 30 daysTake-Home Ration (THR)Rs. 600/-
Children (36 months to 72 months)Feeding at Anganwadi CentreHot cooked meal for 25 days (includes 75 gm Rice, 15 gm Dal 15, 5 gm oil & 25 gm Vegetables) 20 ml milk daily for 25 day1 egg daily for 25 days Cakes/ Ladoo Payasum/ /Biscuits for 25 daysFor 25 days/monthRs. 560/-
Pregnant women & Lactating mothersFor 25 days / monthHot cooked meal for 25 days (includes 125 gms Rice, 30 gms Dal, 16 gms Oil, 50 gms Vegetables) 1 egg daily for 25 days200 ml milk daily for 25 days weekly THR including Millet, protein, energy-based and iron-based nutrition
– 1st week- 2kg Multigrain atta/ wheat flour 2kg
– 2nd week- 500gm Groundnut chikki
– 3rd week- 500 gms Ragi flour / wheat flour & 500 gm jaggery
– 4th week- 500 gm Til Laddu
Weekly THR & Feeding at AWCRs. 1062/-

YSR Sunna Vaddi Scheme 

AP YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant should be a permanent citizen of Andhra Pradesh state.
  • Both pregnant women and lactating mothers can take benefits from the scheme.
  • The infants, children between the ages of 6 to 36 months and 36 to 72 months enrolled in Anganwadi are permitted to take advantage of the scheme.
  • The applicant should belong to the BPL/ Backward category and a low-income group of the state.

Important Documents

  • Identity Proof
  • Age Proof of the women  
  • Residential Proof
  • Medical Certificate of Women  

Enrollment Procedure for YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus Scheme

The Anganwadi Centres have been given the responsibility of identifying and registering individuals. The Anganwadi employee does the registration and gathers all the data like the detail of children between 6 months to 6 years old, pregnant women information, and nursing mother data.

  • The health of the beneficiaries is monitored on a regular basis like the child’s height and weight are measured and pregnant women’s weight is also checked.
  • Common Registration Software (CAS) is used to store the collected data.
  • Pregnant women and lactating mothers should be suggested to take a healthy and proper diet.
  • The Anganwadi organization is responsible for delivering food and rations to the beneficiary’s house.

Contact Details

If any individual has any query or needs any additional information then, they can call on the toll-free number.

Toll-Free no- 14408


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