Karnataka govt distributes food items to needy amid COVID-19 threat

Amid coronavirus threat and nationwide lockdown, Karnataka government, in association with Akshaya Patra Foundation and Labour Ministry has decided to distribute thousands of food packets and food materials to the needy ones. More than 100 migrant workers, who were finding difficulty to go back to their hometowns, have offered job of packing and distribution food items in the initiative. The step has been taken to offer food to the needy ones. A total of 151 positive coronavirus cases have been reported in Karnataka so far.