Hyderabad: Bharat Dynamics Limited, a public sector unit under the Ministry of Defence has extended its support to The Akshaya Patra Foundation for feeding 15,000 schoolchildren in Hyderabad, Telangana, and Vizag, Andhra Pradesh, under its corporate social responsibility.

As part of its initiative, BDL has provided Rs 1.60 crore to Akshaya Patra Foundation for feeding for 15,000 children in different government schools of Hyderabad and Vizag Regions in the current academic year.

Currently Akshaya Patra Foundation is serving mid-day meals in more than 1,105 schools for around 1,10,769 children across five districts of Telangana.

The agreement was signed by S Narayanan Head (P& A), BDL and Akshaya Patra Foundation in the presence of Bhattu Srinivas – Deputy General Manager CSR (P&A) and others.

Source: Telangana Today           Dated: March 06, 2018