Kerala government starts Kerala Rescue initiative to coordinate relief for flood-affected residents

To effectively coordinate and communicate between the authorities, volunteers and public relief activities and rescue missions, the Kerala government has announced the launch of the initiative, Kerala Rescue.

Hundreds of homes have been destroyed and many lives affected in one of the biggest natural calamities to hit the state. The Army and the Navy have been called in to help with the rescue efforts.

The website for Kerala Rescue - www.keralarescue.in - lists all the collection centres across the state where people can send in the essential relief materials listed by the government.

Those who wish to contribute to the relief efforts can transfer funds to:

Chief Minister's Fund:

Account number : 67319948232

Bank: SBI

Branch: City Branch, TVM

IFS Code: SBIN0070028

If you are looking to volunteer, the website will give you details of how to. If you are looking for help, the website will also connect you to volunteers across the state.

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