By Andrew Irumba
Just a day after they came out and pledged to feed over 5500 families in and around Kampala as a way of giving back to communities during this COVID-19 pandemic lock down, the Ruparelia Foundation on Saturday morning started walking the talk by distributing relief items to poor families.
The exercise that will last for four days started this morning with Kagugube, Bukesa, Kisenyi 1,2 and 3 parishes in Kampala Central Division.
According to Mr.Rajiv Ruparelia, the group’s Managing Director, the whole program will roll for four days across the 12 parishes, all in Kampala Central Division, as outlined yesterday.
“Yeah, we’ve started. Tomorrow Sunday we will be in Kamwokya 1&2, Kololo 1,2,3&4, then Monday we will cover Mengo, Old Kampala, Shauriyako, Nakasero 1,2,3&4 and finally Tuesday we will finish with Industrial area, covering different areas including Civic Center,” tycoon Rajiv said.
The items distributed include maize flour,beans, sugar,soap among other essential items for home consumption.