In today’s growing prices a full meal at Rs.5 is what catches the eye. Dadi ki Rasoi which means Grandma’s Kitchen. In Noida, at Ganga shopping complex this happens daily. Mr. Anoop Khanna has been doing it in Noida sector – 29 for years. Lunchtime and feeding to 500+ a home-cooked daal chawal without any demands in return. It has customers from rickshaw puller, daily wage worker, maids, even students and passer by’s.
Meal for all is what I call it.
Many have contributed his helping hands in various ways, sponsoring days raw material on occasion of daughter’s birthday party or even newly married couples. His family has extended a very helping hand in his effort which he now pledges to carry forward until the end. Nearby society people are also joining the similar effort after getting motivated by him.
Anoop ji is ensuring that every individual gets the basic needs of Roti, Kapda & makaan i.e. Food, Clothing, shelter. He also runs “Sadhbhavana store”, that gives underprivileged people clothes, shoes and books. He also has pharmacy store and tries to be avaialble 24 hours.
Anoop ji respects a person’s self esteem and don’t want to treat the people who are financially weak as beggars. He tries to make things economical but ensures that quality and taste of the food is intact.
“Small steps bring big changes in our society” this is Anoop’s motto in life. These are the real helping hands, who share love, care, food, and humanity.
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There are many unsung real-life champions who have helped or contributed towards the betterment of our society, Let’s learn from them and be a helping hand.
This is part of my Positive Humans series I have been writing on people who are an inspiration, motivation with their attitude of gratitude and ever helping nature. To meet such motivational humans click and read here.
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