Idea Cellular Programme held in Jaipur
An Idea Cellular Programme was held at UPS Sindhi Government School at Sanganer in Jaipur. The chief guest of the occasion was Mukul Khanna, Idea State Head, who was accompanied by his team. The BEEO of Sanganer block was also present alongside Raghupati Dasa who was the Programme Coordinator of the event. The programme was conducted in two parts. In the morning, Mukul Khanna along with his team members visited the Akshaya Patra kitchen where they learnt about the various kitchen processes.
The next half of the programme was conducted at the UPS Sindhi School where the entire Idea team interacted with the school children and served mid-day meals. The school children had put up various dance performances to entertain the guests. An essay writing competition on "sharing to society" was also held which saw wholesome participation from the students. The other highlights of the programme included prize and memento distribution.
On June 7, 2017, Akshaya Patra opened a new centralised kitchen in Bhavnagar – fifth largest city in the state of Gujarat
Around 25 enthusiastic young volunteers participated in a cleanliness drive organised by AIKYA, in pursuance of its mission to enhance the quality of school education, promote a culture of ‘Cleanliness and Hygiene’ in schools served by The Akshaya