We thank you all the generous souls and organizations who supported us in their own way, be it through relief materials, airlift support, donations in kind and funds, or spreading the word through social media platforms, and we devote this thank you page for them.
Heavy rains hit Manipur affecting lakhs of people in the first week of August.
According to media reports, the rains washed away bridges and national highways besides rendering many homeless. Low lying areas in Imphal and its outskirts have been inundated. Death toll in a recent landslide rose up to 21. The landslide has affected 14 villages and over two thousand people. The flood waters receded gradually but the devastation caused by the floods remains.Approximate numbers for Chandel district alone are harrowing:Sugnu in Chandel district has 6 villages (265 houses, 1209 people) and Pallel in the same district has 7 villages (235 houses 1223 people) badly affected by the floods.
Most urgent needs are of drinking water
Let’s together reach out to Manipur in its time of need.
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Latest Reports from Sangai Express – Manipur’s Largest Circulated Newspaper
Disaster upon Disaster
Disaster Response Teams Rushed to Manipur After Landslide Claims 21 Lives
More than 50 die due to floods…
This Aerial footage show the extent of the floods.
We are working with some on-ground partners such as Diocesan Social Service Society (DSSS), Imphal and a robust team formed by Chitra Ahanthem to assess relief needs and distribute relief items. So far we have been able to reach out to nearly 400 families in two districts.
In case of emergency, contact: Chitra Ahanthem 9856089735