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Charity Disaster Relief
About Rapid Response
Rapid Response is a Chennai based registered nonprofit organsiation and expert in providing emergency relief and rehabilitation services in India. As a disaster relief agency, we help people to survive and rebuild their lives through our food, medical, education, shelter and livelihood programs. Our most recent intervention in Jammu Kashmir & Uttarakhand has impacted thousands of lives! For more information about our organisation, please visit: www.rapidresponse.org.in
Heavy rain battered Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu. Water seeped into hundreds of houses in south Chennai and the disaster management teams are stretched to their limits attending frantic calls seeking immediate rescue of residents.
191 people have died in the rain-related incidents in the state.
Normal life has been hit in Tamil Nadu as incessant rains led to inundation of large areas and authorities have shut down educational institutions.
Around 6000 people have been evacuated from slums and colonies at Tiruvottiyur, Tondiarpet, Teynampet and Adyar
Over 90,000 food packets and other amenities have been provided to the flood affected people in Thiru-Vi-Ka Nagar, Choolai, Kolathur, Purusawalkkam, but more needs to be distributed to them.
For a contribution of INR 500, Hygiene kit will be provided.
For a contribution of INR 800, Provisions will be provided.
For a contribution of INR 1000, Clothes will be provided.
For a contribution of INR 1100, Bed sheets and towels will be provided.
We appeal to you to support us in our endeavour to reach out to those suffering and in need. For every contribution you make, we will deliver relief materials to districts and places hit by this crisis within the state of Tamil Nadu
Together we can make a great difference.
We are also welcoming all those who want to assist in volunteering with efforts in this endeavour. The people of Tamil Nadu need our help.