More than 350 people have died and about 800,000 people have been displaced after intense rain ,unprecedented flooding and landslide in Kerala, India. More than 7.8 lakh people are in relief camps, 8000 houses have been washed away and around 26,000 are damaged in this unusual rain , flood and landslide hit the state in a century. Many people lost their livelihoods, crops hard earned possessions and much loved family homes in the unprecedented flood. Roads ,bridges & railway network have been damaged through out the state ,major hospitals and churches are flooded . Electricity and communications has been lost in many places .Officials have put initial damage estimates at nearly $3 billion.Catholic Church in Kerala which is in the forefront of relief activities has called for international help to rebuild the state and rehabilitate the families. Pope Francsis called for prayer, solidarity and “the concrete assistance of the international community”.
Syro Malankara Catholic Church UK support the relief and rehabilitation of flood & landslide victims.
There are two ways to help the flood victims.
1). Transfer your donations to bank account :
Malankara Catholic Missions UK
A/c Number :61637568
Sort Code :40-07-12
Please mention “Flood” as payment Reference
2). Donate online using the below link.