JSPL Foundation, the CSR arm of leading steel maker Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL), served freshly cooked food to more than 25000 visitors at Puri during Rath Yatra. People were given rice, dalma and khatta at a temporary shed, near the Railway Station of the town, in coordination with the District Administration, Puri.
This activity started on July 05 evening with one free meal and safe chilled drinking water dispensed from a refrigerated mobile drinking water. More than 7000 people availed the service. This continued on Rath Yatra Day July 06 with two meals; one during the lunch hour and the other at the evening. The foundation provided staple food to more than 18000 devotees visiting the grand festival on the day of Rathyatra.