Shree Narayan Sanskritik Chetna Nyas and Shri Chitragupt Sabha Trust have launched a unique project on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami to provide lunch at Re 1 at Sector 55. Lunch will be served from 12:30 pm to 2 pm, from Monday to Saturday.
Noida: Now people who can't afford a decent meal twice a day can eat to their stomach and heart's content at Sector 55 in Noida as Shree Narayan Sanskritik Chetna Nyas and Shri Chitragupt Sabha Trust have decided to provide lunch at Re 1.
The unique project was launched on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami at A Block market of sector 55 in Noida, today. The meals will be available from 12:30 pm to 2pm from Monday to Saturday.
Prior to this, under the name Mata Pita Ashirvad, Dr Rajan Kumar has been providing food at a cost of Rs 5 for the last three years at sector 55 in Noida. Every day 750 people avail this benefit. The lunch includes rice, curry, roti, vegetable dish and a sweet.
The success of this prompted Dr Rajan launch the project of providing food at Re 1 through the trust he leads. The project was inaugurated by him on August 22.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Rajan said that nobody in this country should go to sleep hungry. We aim to provide breakfast to the hungry too. He also said that if people are not hungry, incidents of crime will reduce significantly.
On the first day of launching food at Re 1, 309 people were served lunch.
Dr Rajan is the president of Sri Narayan Samskrutik Chetana Nyas and Sri Chitragupta Sabha Trust.
"At many places in the country, food is available for Rs 5. But it is the first time that lunch is being provided to people at Re 1," he said.hen it is a scary space to be in.
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Last Updated Aug 23, 2019, 7:10 PM IST