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Indian Express
Indian Express
Khaana Chahiye to work with BMC, MU on project to map inequality in accessing nutrition

Experiences from the Khaana Chahiye campaign, collected data and BMC food provision statistics from across 227 electoral wards of Mumbai will be used to conduct data analysis for the map

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Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera
Coronavirus: India charity making 70,000 meals a day for the poor

Khaana Chahiye is a citizens' initiative to ensure much of Mumbai's workforce does not go hungry during lockdown.

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Bloomberg Quicktake
Bloomberg Quicktake
“I haven't been able to give milk to our children.”

A hunger crisis is forcing even the middle class to line up for rations in India, which accounts for nearly a third of the world’s malnourished people. Neeraj Shetye shares his observations in this Quicktake by Bloomberg.

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New Delhi Television (NDTV)
New Delhi Television (NDTV)
Youth NGOs' Innovative Ways To Keep Mumbai Fed During Lockdown

Young people are ensuring that those affected have a good meal everyday, and are coming up with innovative solutions to ensure no one in Maximum City sleeps hungry.

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Forbes India
Forbes India
Unsung heroes: NGOs, community, people

Khaana Chahiye, a citizen-led movement now registered as an NGO, served around 47 lakh meals and 20,000 ration kits to migrant workers and slum dwellers around Mumbai

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Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Hunger Crisis Forces Even Middle-Class Indians to Line Up for Rations

Millions saw their economic toehold ripped away in lockdowns over the last 12 months. Now hunger stalks them. Swaraj Shetty, our co-founder speaks to Archana Chaudhary about our observations.

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Mumbai Mirror
Mumbai Mirror
Those Making a Difference

Citizen-led organisations are filling the gaps in the government’s response to ensure that the thousands left in the lurch are provided for

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Business Insider
Business Insider
No money, no food and 2,000km from home

Khaana Chahiye has been distributing food daily at the highway and at railway stations where migrant workers are being sent back in limited trains

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India Today
India Today
Mumbai Messiahs: How young volunteers are helping the needy during the coronavirus crisis

A group of young volunteers in Mumbai are going from soup to nuts to ensure that the needy are catered to in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Hindustan Times
Hindustan Times
Volunteers unite to map Mumbai’s hunger amid lockdown

A group of young volunteers have launched an initiative — Khaana Chahiye — to bring all efforts under one roof and reach out to the less privileged and marginalised sections by mapping them across the city

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Midday
Midday
The Well-Fed Network

Khaanachahiye.com is creating a demand data base and a supply runway to ensure no one goes hungry in Mumbai. Here's how

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Indian Express
Indian Express
Maharashtra: For weary migrants taking train home, a free meal & bottled water

Since May 13, when they began with providing packed meals to passengers on board six or seven trains, they have clocked more than one lakh meals in total for those boarding the trains alone.

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Khaana Chahiye Foundation is a
non-profit organization based in Mumbai. It aims to combat the issue of hunger through relief efforts and advocacy initiatives. The organization started as a relief operation during the Covid-19 lockdown in Mumbai and became one of the most extensive crisis management operations in the city.

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