Orders have been issued to provide reappointment to anganwadi employees who resigned their job and contested and lost the local body elections. They consist of 46 workers and 24 helpers. They will be accommodated in the anganwadis in the panchayat, municipal, and corporation areas in which they were working. If there are no vacancies, they will be provided appointment on seniority basis. The remaining persons will be provided appointment in arising vacancies. Those who won the election will be provided appointment as and when their term comes to an end. – Special Correspondent