The blanket donation initiative is now closed - thank you for your overwhelming participation. New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV), in collaboration with the Uday Foundation in Delhi, had initiated this drive to collect blankets to help people keep warm in North India.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost of one good quality blanket?
What is the total number of blankets required?
Which are the areas that will be covered during this blanket donation drive?
Will you share the pictures of blankets donated by me?
Can I also join during one of your blanket distribution drive?
Can I purchase a blanket online and then donate it?


Tax Exemption Details

Donations to Uday Foundation are exempt from 50% tax under section 80G of the Income Tax Act.

Please share the details after you have made the donation to, along with your complete address and PAN card no, enabling the Foundation to send a 80G tax exemption receipt of the same.

Uday Foundation is not registered with FCRA and they cannot accept foreign donations. They can accept donation from Non-Resident Indians only through any bank account operational in India. Contributions made by a citizen of India, living in another country, from his personal savings, through the normal banking channels, is not treated as foreign contribution. However, while accepting any donations from such NRI, it is mandatory to obtain his passport details to ascertain that he/she is an Indian passport holder.

In case you are a Non-Resident Indians and Indian passport holder and wish to donate, please write to Ms Reena Sen at or speak to her at 09599635450.

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