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A list of services delivering food to the Covid afflicted

The Telegraph brings to you some more do-gooders to help you during this pandemic

The Telegraph   |   Calcutta   |   Published 05.06.21, 02:51 AM

Across Calcutta

Need of the Hour


Delivering to: Across the city

What: Distribution of dry as well as cooked food items among those affected by Covid and lockdown. Think khichri, bread, biscuit and sattu or roasted gram flour. In addition to this, the part-time volunteers and full-time business owners behind the initiative, are lending other forms assistance to the needy and providing basic medicines too.

Timings: Noon to 3pm

Contact: You can call on 9836170867/9038065239 for more information or to provide any assistance

Delivery via: Volunteers

Safe and Free Food Drive

Delivering to: Ruby, Kasba, Gariahat, Mukundapur and Kalikapur

What: An initiative by Kolkata Centre for Creativity that provides complimentary meals to Covid-positive patients in home isolation. The meals that are provided on all days except Monday, are cooked under the supervision of a dietician. The rotational menu features dal, bhindi masala, mixed veg curry, soya bean curry, paneer butter masala and dal palak.

Timings: Orders to be placed between 11am to 6pm a day in advance; delivery timings are between 1pm to 5pm

Contact: You can call on 6290684015/9831170165 or send a message on WhatsApp. You can also visit for more details.

Delivery via: Volunteers or Uber Connect and Swiggy Genie

North 24 Parganas

Hello Kitchen

Delivering to: B.T Road, Baranagar, Dunlop, Kalindi, Lake Town, Baguiati, airport and its adjoining areas

Kind of meals provided: Homely lunch, specially cooked for the Covid affected. Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian thalis are available with items like chana masala, soya bean curry, egg curry, chicken curry or fish curry, vegetable curry, dal and rice among others.

Timings: Orders to be placed a day in advance; delivery starts 1pm onwards

Price: Rs 100 onwards

Contact: You can call on 9836677575

Delivery via: Own delivery executives

Patodia's Food Service

Delivering to: Areas near Chiriamore, Sinthee Mor, Tobin Road and Dunlop, till Rathtala

Kind of meals provided: Wholesome, home-cooked vegetarian lunch and dinner for the Covid-positive and for those who are recovering. The meal will include rice, roti, dal, green vegetables and salad.

Timings: Orders to be placed by 10am for lunch and 3pm for dinner

Price: Rs 60 (Covid-positive report to be shared)

Contact: You can call on 9073331489/9073331490

Delivery via: Uber Connect and Swiggy Genie (charges apply)


Delivering to: Beleghata, Dum Dum, Rajarhat-New Town and Salt Lake

Kind of meals provided: Regular Bengali lunch and dinner dishes including teto chochchori, posto’r bora, tomato chutney, chhanar jilipi and others. Usually available as a thali, the meals can be customised as well with the addition of fish or meat curries.

Timings: Orders to be placed a day in advance for lunch and by 11am the same day, for dinner.

Price: Rs 160

Contact: You can call on 7980847805 or send WhatsApp text

Delivery via: Uber Connect (charges apply)

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