On 11th of March 2020, World Health Organization had declared COVID-19 as a Pandemic disease. This declaration proves it a fatal health emergency for the entire world. Since the commencement of total lockdown started on 23rd march 2020, by Central as well as state government, Asansol Burdwan Seva Kendra Burdwan had been involved themselves in the relief distribution, awareness-building activities, sanitizing community and many more humanitarian works. We, as a Social Service Society, feel delighted and happy to be a part of the Humanitarian Drive. We have covered Birbhum, Bankura, Purba, and Paschim Bardhaman districts, reaching out to a total of 23,630 worst affected families.
We also have distributed packages of dry ration kit consisting of 5 kgs of Rice, 2 Kgs of Masur Dal, 500 Gms Mustard Oil, 50 Gms of Chili Powder, 100 Gms of Soybeans, 500 gms Salt, 1 Kg of Onion/ 2 Kgs of Atta, 1 bathing soap and 1 piece of Detergent soap. These packets of Dry Ration and essentials kit had been distributed amongst 18,280 people; each of these packets can sustain a 4 member family. We organized a community kitchen for 150 poor people. We also have supported 4000 families with Masks and Sanitizers. People were relieved and delighted to get little support from us. We tried to reach out to the most downtrodden ones. This measure was taken to support poor communities to fight with corona outbreak.