Akshaya Patra to provide breakfast in Corporation schools
| Wednesday | 19th February, 2020
KV Navya ByExpress News ServiceCHENNAI: The Akshaya Patra Foundation has been commissioned by the State government to serve breakfast to 32,000 students in corporation schools across Chennai.
The city corporation will provide the land for the programme.
“Except for the Governor’s fund and Corporation land, the government will not provide any operational or running cost to the Foundation,” he said.
He added that the Corporation plans to extend the programme to cover all city schools by next academic year.
Why does it botherActivists are upset over the private religious organisation being commissioned by the State government for providing breakfast to kids in corporation schools across Chennai.
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