In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the city corporation has developed a rooftop garden at the new shelter for the homeless near Railway junction to meet the daily requirement of vegetables for the home.
The shelter which can house 50 people will start functioning from Saturday. The civic body has entrusted Rojavanam, an NGO, to prepare meals three times a day for the inmates. The expense will be borne by the corporation.
"Vegetables alone would cost around 350-500 daily to prepare food for the inmates," said a representative of Rojavanam...............Read more
Source: The Times of India