Mangaluru: Compol distributes grocery kits to transgenders

Team Udayavani, May 28, 2021, 6:17 PM IST

Mangaluru: City police commissioner N Shashi Kumar along with DCP (Law and Order) Hariram Shankar, DCP (Crime and Traffic) Vinay A Gaonkar distributed grocery kits to more than 80 transgenders in Mangaluru on Friday, May 28.

It is said that the kits were distributed under the recently launched Samanvaya platform by the Police department.

Samanvaya facilitates coordination between Indians abroad wishing to be involved in aiding the needy or even their relatives staying in Mangaluru. One can call the number 9480802300 for providing support and materials to any organisation involved in relief work or directly to the person affected by COVID-19.

It is said that the officials received a call from an NRI regarding the problem faced by transgender due to the pandemic. After which a donor named Arun Vijayendra Bhat was contacted and he agreed to distribute grocery kits to transgenders.

Arun Vijayendra Bhat was also honoured during the occasion.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Former law minister Shanti Bhushan dies aged 97

Economic Survey suggests govt to follow fiscal prudence as low interest rates benefit all

Bridge collapse in Gujarat: Oreva Group MD Jaysukh Patel surrenders before court

AAP setting agenda for Karnataka assembly polls, will fight all 224 seats: Atishi

Political parties seek early end to first half of Budget session: Joshi

Highlights of Economic Survey 2022-23 tabled in Parliament

Need to closely monitor CAD: Economic Survey

Related Articles More

Home Guard arrested for extorting money from woman in Bengaluru

Sandalwood trees stolen from Nagabana in Udupi: Accused arrested, property seized

Kodagu: Woman stranded in Kuwait reaches India safely

Puttur: Spat between Sanya Iyer and youth at Kambala event goes viral on social media

AAP setting agenda for Karnataka assembly polls, will fight all 224 seats: Atishi


voting boycott continued in mudigere assembly

Kollur Mookambika to get new Ratha after 400years

Villagers election boycott warning for road

Sand art | Malpe Beach Uthsava 2023 | Udupi – Udayavani

Various competitions, activities in Beach Utsava!

Latest Additions

Former law minister Shanti Bhushan dies aged 97

Wrestling row: Babita Phogat joins oversight committee

CAG India takes over chairmanship of audit institutions of G20 nations

Competition among governors as to who is more loyal to PM Modi: Mallikarjun Kharge

Adani Group acquires Haifa port for $1.2 bn, Israeli PM Netanyahu lauds deal as ‘enormous milestone’

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.