NNM has been set up with a three year budget of Rs.9046.17 crore commencing from 2017-18. The NNM is a comprehensive approach towards raising nutrition level in the country on a war footing. The Prime Minister also awarded ten districts for showing outstanding performance in the areas of effective community engagement, enforcement of PC&PNDT Act and enabling the education of the girl child.
- Union Minister for Women & Child Development is Maneka Sanjay Gandhi
- Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme was launch by PM Modi on January 22nd, 2015.