Tag: Food Bank

Manipur Govt introduces ‘Food Bank’ initiative for poor and needy people

The Imphal East District Administration of Manipurstate Government has launched a new initiative “Food Bank” based on the theme ‘Help End Hunger Today’ with the aim to provide free food to the poor people who are severely affected in getting essential commodities due to the long statewide lockdown in view of the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Key Points: The food bank will provide food items (such as rice, aata, maida, daal, edible oil, salt, potato, onions, milk, biscuits, packaged drinking water), hand sanitisers and face masks to drug rehabilitation centres and people living in Imphal East District affected by HIV (human immunodeficiency virus).