The Annapoorna team met Sri N. Mahesh, Karnataka State's newly appointed Minister for Primary and Secondary Education. The team provided him with details about Annapoorna's flagship breakfast programme that currently serves free nutritious breakfast to over 1.1 Lakh school going children in rural and underprivileged centers across the country. In Karnataka alone, Annapoorna reaches out to 850 government schools, benefitting 51,000 children.
With the recent MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) sign-up, Annapoorna now plans to provide cookies/biscuits to Government schools in Gulbarga district that will complement the current Ksheera Bhagya Milk Scheme of the Government of Karnataka. This will benefit over 1.9 Lakh more children across 1500 Government schools in Gulbarga district.