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“The Rice Bucket Challenge” Is India’s Brilliant Alternative To The Ice Bucket Challenge

Published: 24.08.2014
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When the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge went viral, Hyderabad-based journalist Manju
Latha Kalanidhi came up with an “Indian version for Indian needs”: the Rice Bucket Challenge

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“Desi challenge for Desi needs. Cook or buy one bucket of rice/biryani and feed the needy.
Tag #RiceBucketChallenge and challenge your friends,” reads the Facebook page.

Instructions were posted on the page:

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Facebook: ricebucketchallenge

The trend began catching on quickly. The Facebook page, which was created on
August 24, gained 4,000 likes on its first day itself.

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Don’t forget to tag your photo with #RiceBucketChallenge if you participate!

People are also sending monetary help.

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India is home to a quarter of the world’s hungry.

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If you think you can help in any way, do visit Facebook: ricebucketchallenge
Make this Planet a better place, restore humanity.
Source: Buzzfeed

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