The Mumbai Police came to the rescue of the poor and homeless in different parts of the city by providing food packets and protective gear to them during the COVID-19 lockdown. The Good Samaritans in Khaki provided food and dry rations kits for the countless poor people, destitute, and stranded migrants.
The efforts of the State Police in reaching out to the citizens during the pandemic created a new paradigm shift where citizens know they can trust the police implicitly. Citizens felt safer due to the noticeable increase in police presence on the streets. They feel that the Men in Uniform did a commendable job during the pandemic.