Taking inspiration from Mother Teresa, journalists under the banner of the Editors and Journalists Association provided bed-sheets, biscuits and soaps to over 100 lepers here on Sunday.

Municipal Commissioner S. Ravindra Babu, participating at a meeting at the Leprosy cure centre at the Mother and Child Hospital here, lauded the nice gesture from the journalists for the betterment of society.

APUWJ State vice-president I.V. Subba Rao said journalists would not be lagging behind in their commitment to betterment of society. APUWJ district president G.P. Venkateswarulu, Editors and Journalists Association founder secretary P Nageswara Rao, founder president M. Malyadri were among those present at the meeting.