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IRCTC serves over 30,000 meals to needy at 20 places

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The Indian Rail Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), here on Tuesday, provided over 30,000 meals to the needy at 20 places across the country in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

“We have supplied 30,850 meals, including 2,925 dinner, to the needy at 20 locations on Tuesday,” IRCTC spokesperson Siddharth Singh said.

The IRCTC provided over 7,000 meals at Delhi, Nizamuddin with the help of RPF, GRP, Delhi Police and Delhi administration. In Bengaluru, the IRCTC provided meals to 2,450 people, 700 in Hubli and 3,400 in the Bombay Central area.

It also provided meals at Howrah, Patna, Gaya, Ranchi, Katihar, Den Dayal Upadhyay, Balasore, Vijaywada, Khurda, Kaadpali, Trichirapalli, Dhanbad, Guwahat and Samastipur stations.

The IRCTC has readied all its base kitchens across the country to prepare food for the needy.

–IANS

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