In the wake of the second wave of the COVID 19 pandemic in India, celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor has decided to join hands with international chef and philanthropist, Chef Jose Andrés of World Central Kitchen, to provide food to health workers in seven Indian cities. India has been registering a record number of cases since April 2021. ICU beds, oxygen concentrations and lack of medicines and medicines related to Kovid have proved to be a challenge for the health sector of the country. Health workers are also working overtime after a surge in cases. Many celebrities from India and abroad have offered support. The latest to join the league is one of India’s most famous chefs – Sanjeev Kapoor.
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Chef Sanjeev Kapoor along with World Central Kitchen and Taj Hotels have joined forces to provide free meals to health workers in various hospitals spread across seven major cities of the country. Currently, the team is actively working towards giving more than ten thousand free meals to frontline workers based in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Gurugram, Kolkata, Goa and Hyderabad. The chef also told us that the menu is specially designed to fight the epidemic keeping in mind their nutritional needs.
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This is not the first time Chef Sanjeev Kapoor has lent his support to Frontline Workers. During the lockout in 2020, his team arranged meals for doctors and medical care providers of Kasturba, KEM and Sion Hospitals.
At the moment, in collaboration with World Central Kitchen and Taj, he and his team are able to serve the staff of Cooper Hospital and Sion Hospital in Mumbai and a government civil hospital in Ahmedabad. Services have also been expanded to other cities such as Delhi, Gurugram, Kolkata, Goa and Hyderabad.
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