Vijaya Bank donates meal delivery van
As an extension of support to maintain efficient delivery of food to children in schools, a meal delivery vehicle was donated by Vijaya Bank on 11 August, 2015. The van was inaugurated at the HK Hill kitchen premises by Kishore Kumar Sansi, Managing Director and CEO, Vijaya Bank, B.S. Rama Rao, Director, Vijaya Bank and Chanchalapathi Dasa, Vice Chairman, The Akshaya Patra Foundation. The inauguration was followed by a flagging off ceremony.
The vehicle has been installed with a honeycomb structure to prevent food spillage during transportation. The vehicle’s interiors are also insulated to keep the food warm.
The vehicle will help transport mid-day meals to over 4,000 children in 40 schools in Bengaluru.
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