The Lucknow Police on Saturday distributed hundreds of food packets to the daily wage labourers and migrant workers in the city. After the instructions from the government, officials in Lucknow had established community kitchens in the city.
After reports of people walking back to their villages, government officials have now made arrangements of buses, food and night shelter for the people.
Here is a video of the men in uniform distributing food packets to the needy- In the video we can spot Shivmangal Singh, Arpet Singh, Sandeep Yadav and Anjani Kumar.
Lucknow police distributed hundreds of food packets to the needy on Saturday. Huge respect #COVID2019india https://t.co/bAHeAH6VkT— Knocksense India (@Knocksense India)1585401868.0
UP Police's emergency call service 'Call 112' is also delivering essential items like milk, medicines and food items to people who are unable to go out. Especially, for the elderly it is advised to stay indoors and during these lockdown days 'Call 112' service is becoming very useful.
The government has also started home delivery of essential items and medicines. The details for delivery can be found in the articles mentioned below-
In order to curb the spread of the virus, we request you to practice social distancing. Which is why it is important for people to stay indoors and not flock the chemist and essential services shop. It is important to follow the lockdown and not head out for the next few days.