CM’s sensitive initiative “Vadil Vandana” for elderly in Gujarat

Posted on 26, Mar 2020

At a time when the world is fighting against the global pandemic COVID-19, Chief Minister of the state Mr. VijayRupanihas initiated ‘Vadil Vandana’- a program to provide free of cost meals to the elderly and the aged living alone in metropolis of the state.

Generally, the elderly and the aged who live alone in mega cities like Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar and Gandhinagar avail tiffin services for their meals. Today, when the nation is under lockdown, this initiative will provide them food at the doorstep.

Nodal officers have been appointed in the eight metropolitan cities for coordination and management of the same. They have also been instructed by the CM to ensure the provision of other necessary items for the aged and the elderly.

Mr.Prashant Pandya in Ahmedabad can be reached on 155303, Mr.R.C Patel in Surat on 9824345560, Ms.Krishnaben Solanki in Vadodara on 0265-2459502,  Mr. Chetan Ganatra in Rajkot on 0281 -2476874, Mr. A.K Vastani in Jamnagar on 0288-2553417, Mr.D.M Gohil in Bhavanagar on 0278-2424814-15, Mr. Amit Singhai in Gandhinagar on 9909954709 and Mr. Hitesh Vamja in Junagadh on 9898146865.

 

Source: Information Department, Gujarat