The Akshaya Patra Foundation has begun its COVID-19 relief services by providing healthy, cooked meals and dry ration kits to thousands of people by co-ordinating with various State Governments & District Administration.
Safety and hygiene measures are adhered to while serving cooked food and while distributing dry grocery kits to the needy in Rajasthan, Karnataka, Telangana, Gujarat, Maharashtra, NCR, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Assam, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Tripura. As on 13 May 2020, a total of 1,78,17,671 cooked meals and 5,66,400 dry grocery kits were distributed.
Akshaya Patra’s on-going relief activities:
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Day 4: 28th March 2020
As the lockdown got stricter, groceries seemed to be the need of the hour too. Hence, Akshaya Patra stepped up to provide dry grocery kits (contains rice, dal, oil, and vegetables) along with continuing to serve cooked meals.
Day 2: 26th March 2020
The Foundation extended its relief service to other locations.
Day 1: 25th March 2020
Akshaya Patra began its relief service from Jaipur in Rajasthan by providing 16,000 cooked meals to the needy.
Supporting each other is the need of the hour
Many State Agencies, District Authorities and citizens have come forward to show their support during this unforeseen crisis situation. You too can make a difference by donating to Akshaya Patra’s Corona Relief Service. Every penny of your donation towards Akshaya Patra’s COVID-19 Relief Service will help the Foundation to:
• Provide cooked meals and dry grocery kits to daily wage workers, migrant labourers, and the low-income and marginalised section.
• Expand the relief operations to serve many more needy people at this hour of great crisis.
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Support generously. It’s for the well-being of the people of our own country.