Don Bosco Nava Jeevan (DBNJ), Vishakhapatnam, 1 April 2020: On the day of Canonization of Don Bosco on 1st April, – DBNJ, Vizag reached Lorrypeta where the migrants and slum dwellers stay to share the joy with the Provisions Kit, Fruits and Masks stitched by the staff of Navajeevan. The Salesians and the Staff went house to house to speak and bring awareness about the deadly Coronas Virus and measures to be taken by all. Together with DBNJ, students of Surkasha Bridge School have visited the houses at Lorrypeta. It was easy to speak to all of them about Coronas Virus as the children of the locality guided the staff.
There was a good collaboration of the young people and elders too in distribution of Masks, Fruits and later Provisions Kit to each household. People expressed their gratitude for the constant support and care extended to them and the children. It was a boundless joy of sharing in the struggles of the poor and needy migrants and slum dwellers. It was felt that Don Bosco was present with the Poorest of the Poor. Special thanks to the staff of DBNJ, Vizag for the initiative and dedication in spending time and serving the needy amidst lockdown period.
Distribution of “Food Kit” – Provisions, Fruits and Masks to Migrant Families