Saturday, 20 October 2012

BBC world news features World's Largest Mid Day Meal Programme

India's largest Mid day meal programme run by the Akshaya Patra Foundation was featured in BBC world news.

The Feature kitchen in the Video is one of the largest Kitchens in Bangalore, This centralized kitchen being one of the largest out of many in India. This kitchen supplies food to more than 2 lakh children every day. The cooking process begins early in the morning around 3 am.

Children in the government schools are fed hot nutritious meal in the lunch time which is turns out to incentive for them to come back to school every day.

The world food bank estimates 67% of the children go to bed hunger every day.

Bangalore based IT companies are the major donors  for this Initiatives from Akshaya Patra.

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