FREE FOOD

Gujarat minister suggests vaccination as precondition for free Central grains; draws flak

Congress said the BJP government in Gujarat had no right to bring in such a rule as the Centre had not made coronavirus vaccination compulsory to avail of any benefits.

published on : 21st June 2021

Volunteers team up, distribute 1,30,000 meals to Chennai’s homeless

As a result, a lot of food was being wasted. As per government data, there are a little over 10,000 homeless people in the city, but the number of food packets distributed is way more.

published on : 15th June 2021

Kochi corporation distributes over 2 lakh free food packets in 51 days

Institutions such as the Bharathiya Vidya Bhavan and Rotary International made contributions to the initiative. 

published on : 14th June 2021

Good Samaritans from Chennai render selfless service amid lockdown

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, what are you doing for others,’ said Martin Luther King.

published on : 12th June 2021

Devadurga MLA Shivanagowda Naik launches mass feeding programme

Pontiffs of a number of mutts, Raichur DCR Venkateshkumar and SP Prakash Nikkam were also present.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Roti bank: Senior IPS officer in Haryana leads service of providing food to the needy

Addl DGP Shrikant Jadhav feels that the attempt is also to sensitise personnel so they understand the sensitivity of a poor person visiting a police station.

published on : 30th May 2021

Chennai couple on mission to dole out dishes to those in despair

N Kalyanasundaram and Padmavathy are a couple who believe in charity, and that it begins at home. What better way to do it than feed those in need?

published on : 29th May 2021

Distribute free food through Amma Canteens: Beneficiary

With lockdown worsening financial condition of poor, they urge the govt for this assistance

published on : 29th May 2021

Residents pitch in to feed the less fortunate

The pandemic scare and triple lockdown have made life hard for everyone, especially the homeless and destitute.

published on : 21st May 2021

Coimbatore man sells wife’s gold to feed thousands daily

This is not the first time he is doing so. It is to be recalled that last year, Rafi fed the migrant workers in Coimbatore by selling his wife's gold jewels worth several lakh.

published on : 21st May 2021

Excise officers supply free food to Covid patients

Ever since the district went into triple lockdown, excise sleuths in Aluva have been on their toes to curb the inflow of drugs and spurious liquor following the closure of bars and liquor outlets. 

published on : 20th May 2021

No ID required at Indira Canteens to get free food: BBMP chief

Earlier, the commissioner visited Indira Canteens in the city to check the quality and process of distributing free food packets to the poor.

published on : 13th May 2021

Kerala government's free food kit distribution to begin next week

Sources with the Civil Supplies Department said that there will be 12 items in the kit and the Supplyco has been asked to conduct the procurement immediately.

published on : 10th May 2021

Three good Samaritans with a will to serve society with food and oxygen

Their services are focused on the families who are unable to cook at home.

published on : 9th May 2021