In the wake of the lockdown owing to the global pandemic caused by the Novel Coronavirus (COVID – 19), there has been a severe disruption in day to day activities. Keeping its tradition, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Memorial, Vadodara extended its philanthropic services by distributing cooked food, fruits, vegetables and ration kits to thousands of people across South Gujarat in districts of Vadodara, Surat, Narmada, Bharuch, Valsad etc.

Face masks and Dettol hand bar soaps were distributed to Corona warriors and common masses. Police personnel serving amidst din of heat and hot wind were served with Real fruit energetic juices. The center distributed:

Particulars Quantity Units
Cooked food 780 Plates
Fruits & Vegetables 4,455 Kgs
Real fruit juices (1 ltr) 1,368 Packets
Milk pouches (500 ml) 200 Pouches
Wheat 7,000 Kgs
Wheat Flour 6,000 Kgs
Rice 4,920 Kgs
Sugar 1,350 Kgs
Tuver Dal (Pulses) 1,300 Kgs
Cooking Oil 1,300 Kgs
Salt 970 Kgs
Spices (100 gram packets) 1,440 Packets
Biscuits & Snacks 4,600 Packets
Dettol hand bar soaps & face masks 4386 Nos.

Altogether, 16,453 persons of 3423 families were served during the months of March, April, and May 2020.