COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser- Help Domestic Workers and Trans women's | Milaap
COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser- Help Domestic Workers and Trans women's
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    SYED NEHAL ALI
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    Syed Nehal Ali

    from UP East

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In India, Domestic Workers are compounded by poor salaries, dehumanizing work conditions and caste prejudices. A 2012 government survey estimates that 3.9 million people are employed as domestic workers in India, but a 2014 report by SEWA pegs it at a much higher 50 million.
As the COVID-19 crisis continues to loom over us, The Government of India has taken a strict combat measure by directing a lockdown of the entire nation. At this great hour of need, We, in close coordination with State Government & District Administration, has stepped in to provide relief by providing food to thousands of people across the Eastern Part of U.P.
By adhering to all safety and hygiene measures, we started begun its relief service by providing meal or packed grocery kits to the Domestic Workers of the society. and We are also trying to help Trans community  because they lost their main source of income. Presently, we are providing food relief in Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi & Gorakhpur.

We will be distributing packets to them which will contain the following items:
5 Kg Wheat Flour(Aata)
3 Kg Rice(Chawal)
3 Kg Pulses(Dal)
1 Kg Salt (Namak)
1 Kg Sugar (Chini)
250 gm Tea
1 L Cooking Oil
Medicine as per requirement
Haldi, Mircha, Dhaniya and Some Spices.
 (Each packet will cost Rs.1000-Rs.1200 and as per the size of the family we will give 1/2/3 packets to each family which will last for approximately 7 to 10 days)


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