The COVID- 19 pandemic has created an unprecedented crisis in the country.
Although the government is leaving no stone unturned to check the infection and provide medical and other assistance to the people, there are NGOs and groups of people who are putting tremendous efforts to ease the hardship being faced by the people.
They are providing medical assistance and food and pulling up resources and ensuring they are delivered to those who need them the most.
A Gurgaon-based NGO, Hemkunt Foundation has been working to provide oxygen cylinders to critical COVID patients.
Through the contribution of people, the NGO is also providing meals to the people suffering from the COVID-19 crisis.
An NGO-Give India which works in New Delhi and Mumbai, is providing relief to the people by ensuring free oxygen cylinders.
A group of IIT alumni working in the name of Breathe India is doing a fund collection drive to set up oxygen concentrators in Delhi NCR region.
Akshaya Patra Foundation, with head office in Bangalore, is serving fresh food to railway staff and migrant workers and travellers boarding trains in the city.
A Delhi based NGO Milaap is also providing food to COVID patients as well as homeless people in the national capital.
Wishes and Blessings, a Delhi based NGO is reaching out to the transgender community in the national capital by ensuring their basic needs during this pandemic.
Some individuals with the help of social media are reaching out to the people in distress and giving them medical and other help.