Rachakonda: During the COVID-19 Pandemic, after going through the pain of transporting a COVID-19 deceased patient body from hospital to cremation ground, Feed the Needy Team launched its Free Last Ride Services in Rachakonda, followed by Hyderabad City. With the number of requests growing from Rachakonda Commissionerate limits, Commissioner of Police Rachakonda. Mr. Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat IPS. sought the extension of Last Ride Services in the Rachakonda Limits. The vehicle is flagged off by the Commissioner today on Saturday 8th August at 11:00 AM at Rachakonda Commissioner of Police office “NEREDMET.
The Last Ride Services will be free of cost and will cater to carry dead bodies of COVID-19 or Non-COVID-19, belonging to my caste or creed. The service will be available from Morning 8 AM to Evening 6 PM and we will also take care of the cremation of any deceased body was any near or dear ones are not available to take care of last rites of their loved ones. Any citizens can avail of the service by calling on 7995404040 or 9490617234 to avail of the services.
Feed the Needy is a team of 10 IT professionals, who have always been at the forefront in serving the society for many years. During the COVID-19 pandemic, this team has been on the ground from Day 1 helping to feed migrant & daily wage laborers also helped to arrange transport to their natives. From 22nd March 2020 to 31st May 2020 provided food and Dry Patio to the needy and migrant people. We have provided 50,000 food packets & 35,000 Dry Ration / Grocery kits all over Hyderabad, and in some other cities within the country during the lockdown.
The Commissioner of Police Rachakonda appreciated the initiative of the Feed the Needy Organization and more so when such a service was the need of the hour during the COVID-19 pandemic. He stated that the groups of 10 youngsters behind the initiative have also been working actively with SCSC as Volunteers with Traffic Forum and also fed many during the lockdown. The Commissioner of Police also thanked VI Tech Systems Asia Pvt. Ltd which sponsored the body bags. He thanked Krishna Yedula, Secretary SCSC for extending the service to Rachakonda and also hinted at more such services being launched through RKSC Krishna Yedula, Secretary SCSC speaking to the media thanked Ramanjeet Singh, Prashant M. Sruuvas, Sasteja. Vinay. Surendra Vidyasagar, Ankit Raj, Pradeep, Anumod Thomas, the Volunteers of Traffic Forum SCSC for coming up with such a noble initiative. Mr. Satish, Secretary RKSC, Joy from Genpact, and officers of Rachakonda were present.
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B. Bharath Reddy