In order to improve the efficiency and performance of Anganwadi workers, the district administration has decided to impart special training to 631 workers who have been graded ‘C' in their performances.

Disclosing this to newsmen here on Wednesday, ICDS project director V. Swaroopa Rani said that the training would begin within one week at the Mahila Pranganam on the outskirts of the town.

Among the 16 ICDS projects in the district, there were a total of 3244 Anganwadi workers.

However, only 1067 workers were graded ‘A' with good performance and 1512 got ‘B' grade while the remaining 631 got ‘C' grade.