Kerala being the God’s Own Country is fighting its worst flood, whereas, walking on the path to recovery will be long and difficult, every corner of the country is extending the hand to help Kerala. Heavy rainfall and floods have vanished most parts of the state and it is being regarded as one of the worst floods in the history of Kerala. In the past days, over 150 people have lost their lives and even too the conditions are not getting better at all.
More than 7 lakh people are living in camps and extensive damage has occurred to infrastructure that includes broken roads, buildings etc. people are facing the problem of rehabilitation, preventing disease and rebuilding the states.
The UK based Sikh Charity, Khalsa Aid, known for their humanitarian work for refugees across the world have joined to support Kerala. The volunteers from NGO have set up a Langer in Kochi. They are providing food to the flood victims by coordination with the Gurudwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha in Kochi. Khalsa Aid International is a UK-based humanitarian relief charity providing support around the world to victims of natural and man-made disasters such as floods, earthquakes, famine, and war.
Kerala has been left devastated by the recent floods, over 150,000 people have been directly affected and are in need of emergency aid. Khalsa Aid (India team) has been responding to the disaster.
The death toll from floods in the southern Indian state of Kerala has jumped to 164 and could grow further, with more rain predicted and thousands of people still awaiting rescue.
Roads are damaged, mobile phone networks are down, an international airport has been closed and more than 150,000 people have been left homeless after the unusually heavy rain this month caused the most damaging floods in Kerala in a century.
Khalsa Aid International is establishing a team in the region to provide emergency aid and assistance to those affected by the disaster