Shimla: Governor Bandaru Dattatraya has appreciated various social organizations for their efforts in the social service sector during Coronavirus epidemic. One such organization, ‘The Akshay Patra Foundation’, has set an example of humanitarian service by providing cooked food to about two crore people across the country. The Governor has praised the Foundation for its efforts and asked to start services in Himachal Pradesh.
In a letter written to Madhu Pandit Dass, President of The Akshay Patra Foundation, Hyderabad, the Governor said that today the whole country was fighting the Corona epidemic with solidarity. He said that the Governments were providing health care, food grains and essential commodities to the people to get rid of COVID-19. At the same time, organizations like ‘The Akshay Patra Foundation’ have emerged as a support for the poor, he added. He said that the Foundation has been working in the social services sector for a long time and it has served food to about 28 lakh people in Telangana during the Coronavirus epidemic.