A Madurai-based youth forum, Vaa Nanbaa, has been providing vegetable biryani along with a boiled egg to those affected by Covid-19 and are in home isolation.
The youth forum, also work towards environment and keeping the public places clean, has been distributing around 200 packets of food every day for the past 10 days.
Apart from that relatives of patients admitted in government Rajaji hospital and homeless people are also benefitting from their social services.
The forum member also gathers every Sunday to take up activities such as cleaning a public place and planting tree saplings in the city. But due to COVID they stopped other works and started focusing on people affected by Covid-19.
They also volunteer whenever the Madurai Corporation is in need of helping hands to reach out to the residents. They also distributed immunity booster kit introduced by the civic body at a nominal cost of Rs 50.
Along with the volunteers, people can also call up 8428425000 to directly contact the civic body for vegetables and other requirements.