Now Kerala is facing its worst disaster in 100 years. 80 dams had to be opened, more than three hundred people are thought to have died already with the number expected to climb. More than 725,000 people are in about 5600+ relief camps all over the state. Many of these people may not even have a home to go back to.
For the people of Kerala, the road to recovery is going to be long and arduous. The damages caused are currently expected to be in excess of 2.5 billion pounds. Your help no matter how small will be a step to restore normalcy.
Any fund raised is to be donated to the Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund (details here https://donation.cmdrf.kerala.gov.in/) and proof of payment will be shared.
Update on withdrawal plan
Since GoFundMe's payment processors does not support India yet, the funds will be withdrawn to Rishi Renjith (Organizer)'s UK HSBC current account (Account No: 32565986, Sort code: 40-02-44) and then transferred as an international wire to Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund, details below (as detailed in https://donation.cmdrf.kerala. gov.in/#donation).
A/c Number : 50100248534439
A/c Name: Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund
Branch: Vattiyoorkavu, Trivandrum
IFSC : HDFC0002485
SWIFT CODE: HDFCINBBXXX
Proofs of withdrawal to UK account and international wire to Distress Relief Fund in India will be attached to the campaign and sent to all the donors.
Note: If you can contribute directly to the above fund, please do so instead of of donating here.
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