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  project name ~ Orissa_Floods_Sept_2008

category ~ Relief and Rehabilitation




  Project Name





AID India



Relief and Rehabilitation



17 districts of Orissa




  Budget Approved


$ 15000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Arun Gopalan
Executive Board


College Park
Executive Board









This project is to provide immediate relief and also plan long term rehabilitaion for people affected by recent floods(19 Sep 2008) in 17 districts of Orissa that is reported to be the worst in more than 50 years. A breif statistical summary of the situation below

Districts Affected by Flood: 17
No. of Blocks Affected: 114
No. of Villages Affected: 3700
Crop Area Affected: 2,00,000 Hec
Population Affected: 25 lakh
Animals affected: 6,59,362(Cattle-3, 20,292, Goat, sheep etc-1, 22,268, Others-1, 16,802)
Persons rescued-2.66 lakh
45 gram panchayats have disconnected





All updates are tracked in http://orissafloods.wordpress.com





To provide for Cooked food and Free Kitchen Baby food Purification and Chlorination of water Distribution of Clothes Candle, Kerosene and Match Boxes Polythene and tarpaulin sheets Livestock feed Medicines



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