In just Rs 5, 100 Anna Canteens across 35 cities in Andhra Pradesh will provide over 2.15 Lac plates of hygienic food every day, at subsidized rates to the poor.
Renowned NGO Akshayapatra Foundation has been roped in for the hassle-free roll-out of 'Anna Canteen .' Akshayapatra Foundation is also working with Telangana government under the scheme of Annapurna canteens.
In Tamil Nadu, the then Chief Minister J Jayalalitha had introduced Amma canteen, affordable food centers for common people.
Akshaya Patra Foundation, a Bengaluru based NGO proactively implements the mid-day meal programme by serving wholesome food to over 1.6 million children from 13,839 schools across 12 states in India.