LUCKNOW, March 27 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday said his government had set up community kitchens to provide food to workers and labourers facing problems due to the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown.

He also said the state government was effectively implementing the 'corona action plan'. Eleven committees were constituted to monitor the situation following the measures taken to check spread of the coronavirus, he said. He praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Centre's relief package announced on Thursday, saying this was a unique model to fight the coronavirus. The CM also lauded the volunteers of the RSS and BJP workers for helping people.

"We have started community kitchens to provide food to the needy. RSS volunteers...