Akshaya Patra reaches out to 1,762,133  children in 40 kitchens across 12 states of India, providing them with freshly cooked meal on all school days. Currently, we implement the mid-day meal programme in 14,702 schools of the country, with plans to increase that number to hundreds more.

 

State / Location Number of Children Number of Schools Type of Kitchen
Andhra Pradesh 62,024 612
Visakhapatnam 15,273 88 Centralised Kitchen
Kakinada 13,504 74 Centralised Kitchen
Mangalagiri 14,650 165 Centralised Kitchen
Nellore 18,598 285 Centralised Kitchen
Assam 32,292 585
Guwahati (ISO 22000:2005) 32,292 585 Centralised Kitchen
Chhattisgarh 13,139 175
Bhilai (ISO 22000:2005) 13,139 175 Centralised Kitchen
Gujarat 3,99,112 1,545
Ahmedabad (ISO 22000:2005) 1,00,355 426 Centralised Kitchen
Bhavnagar 14,410 56 Centralised Kitchen
Vadodara (ISO 22000:2005) 1,05,533 618 Centralised Kitchen
Surat (ISO 22000:2005) 1,64,554 352 Centralised Kitchen
Kalol 14,261 93 Centralised Kitchen
Karnataka 4,49,079 2,887
Bengaluru – HK Hill (ISO 22000:2005) 73,424 496 Centralised Kitchen
Bengaluru -Vasanthapura (ISO 22000:2005) 74,647 507 Centralised Kitchen
Ballari (ISO 22000:2005, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001) 1,12,474 559 Centralised Kitchen
Hubballi (ISO 22000:2005, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001) 1,32,165 849 Centralised Kitchen
Mangaluru 12,284 134 Centralised Kitchen
Mysuru 15,542 144 Centralised Kitchen
Jigani 28,543 198 Centralised Kitchen
Odisha 1,50,375 1,980
Bhubaneshwar 46,479 829 Centralised Kitchen
Puri 46,904 598 Centralised Kitchen
Nayagarh 21,330 249 Decentralised Kitchens
Rourkela (ISO 22000:2005) 35,662 304 Centralised Kitchen
Rajasthan 2,18,479 2,314
Jaipur (ISO 22000:2005) 1,14,464 1,123 Centralised Kitchen
Jodhpur 11,871 132 Centralised Kitchen
Nathdwara (ISO 22000:2005) 42,806 602 Centralised Kitchen
Ajmer(ISO 22000:2005) 15,016 110 Centralised Kitchens
Baran 1,1478 119 Decentralised Kitchens
Bhilwara 10,926 82 Centralised Kitchen
Jhalawar 11,919 146 Centralised Kitchen
Maharashtra 22,203 207
Nagpur 13,707 154 Centralised Kitchen
Thane 8,497 53 Centralised Kitchen
Tamil Nadu 731 1
Chennai 731 1 Centralised Kitchen
Telangana 1,36,970 1,100
Kandi 90,399 682 Centralised Kitchen
Narsingi 13,143 192 Centralised Kitchen
Kothagudem 12,842 225 Centralised Kitchen
Warangal 20,586 1 Centralised Kitchen
Tripura 910 02
Kashirampara 910 02 Centralised Kitchen
Uttar Pradesh 2,76,819 3,294
Lucknow (ISO 22000:2005) 1,04,833 1,324 Centralised Kitchen
Vrindavan (ISO 22000:2005) 1,65,619 1,849 Centralised Kitchen
Math, Vrindavan 6,366 121 Centralised Kitchen
TOTAL 1,762,133 14,702