Apni Roti- An initiative taken by Shivohum Balaji Trust provided free meal to the people in need and fight the growing despair of poverty. The NGO wagon has a pre-installed machine that can cook about 900 rotis in one hour. Served together with homemade pickle and sweets, it makes for a wholesome nutritious meal for the people who are generally undernourished.
The van moves to about three different location in the city, serving about 500-800 people in a single day.
On the 70th Republic Day the NGO decided to put its wagon in the Gariahat area. A lot of people joined the initiative to serve the people in need. Mr. Vikash Agarwal, the man behind this initiative is looking to inspire people to volunteer for this noble cause. The team of NGO wants the society to serve anyone and everyone around them who are in need of food or any kind of basic necessity.
Mr. Sujit Bose (MLA Bidhan Nagar, AITC) also came down to volunteer for the cause.