2nd worst flood after 1924 | 13 out of the 14 districts severely affected | 23 bridges collapsed | 33 dams opened | 186 lives lost | 211+ landslides | 20000+ houses damaged | 10000 km of roads destroyed | Preliminary estimates count a loss of ₹8316+ Crore | 4000 transformers, 17 substations shut down to avoid accidents | 28000 hectares agricultural lost, 180000 farmers affected |
Kerala, God's Own Country has been inundated with rising floods by the day.
Chief Ministers Distress Relief Fund
Bank Name: State Bank of India (SBI)
Account Number: 67319948232
Branch: City Branch, Thiruvananthapuram
The Principal Secretary (Finance), Treasurer,
Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund,
Secretariat, Thiruvananthapuram - 695001
Amazon and Flipkart have tied up with NGOs engaged in relief efforts.
Log in to either of the apps and the flood relief banner will show up on the app’s home page. On Amazon, you will be led to a page with the registries of three NGOs — Goonj, Habitat for Humanity and WorldVision — from which you can choose the products you want to buy, which will then be donated to these NGOs.
On the Flipkart app, you will be taken to a page where you can make a donation to Goonj.
PayTM has promised users that it will match their contribution rupee for rupee. If a user contributes ₹100, PayTM will also contribute ₹100 to the CMDRF.
Open the PayTM app and tap on the Kerala Floods icon on the homepage, and contribute through this.