Following are some ventures to provide food and other essentials to daily wage workers:
SAHARA SAKSHARTA EDUCATION AND SOCIAL WELFARE SOCIETY
Producing masks in branches all over Madhya Pradesh with voluntary involvement of many youngsters and homemakers. Providing cooked food to 75 families of Gond Community of Shyam Nagar and Ravishankar Nagar. They also distributed grocery items to widows, physically & mentally challenged, orphaned, rag pickers of Anna Nagar and Ekta Nagar behind Career College campus.
YOUTH QUAKE FOUNDATION
Established by a group of college students to help the gas victims who are all daily wage workers. So far, the students have reached out to the gas victims in Bhopal's J P Nagar and Oriya Basti to distribute the raw food material along with face masks. Other than helping the gas tragedy victims, the students feed more than 200 homeless twice a day and provide essential services to the people who cannot manage to step out by any means.
ASHA NIKETAN HOSPITAL
Providing cooked food through community kitchen to 200 migrant workers at RPF Habibganj.
Suraj Singh Chouhan: 8109969390 for food and grocery delivery from stores
Initiative taken by graduate students to provide delivery services.
GURUDWARA SHRI KALGIDHAR SAHIB
Karamveer Nagar organize their daily Langar service for around a 1000 people.
MUNICIPAL CORPORATION BHOPAL
Is seeking voluntarily support from individuals and businesses with the ability to source and/or make products and by providing their vehicles to support the Municipal Corporation Bhopal COVID-19 response work.
Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday started the facility of delivering the vegetables door-to-door. District administration in association with department of urban bodies and food and civil supplies and Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has introduced a multipronged strategy to ensure home delivery of essential commodities and vegetables during lockdown. The delivery of the veggies would be undertaken ward wise of the assembly constituencies. Ward wise vehicles (e-rickshaw) numbers and mobile numbers have been issued for the convenience of people. Respective ward in charge will supervise the vegetable supply in his/her areas.
Rapid testing being conducted. The scope of testing and treatment is being continuously expanded. 12,940 samples have been sent for testing in the state, in which reports of 8,105 samples have been received.