Assam Flood Relief Fund
The flood situation in Assam remained grim over the last few months with over 54.5 lakh people still affected and 100+ deaths reported till date. Brahmaputra and Barak rivers along with its tributaries are in spate in most of the affected districts and vast tracts of land remained inundated in 32 of the total 36 districts in the state. The flood waters, however, receded in a few places. According to the Central Water Commission (CWC) bulletin Kopili river is flowing above the danger level at Kampur in Nagaon district, Disang river in Sivasagar, Brahmaputra at Nimatighat, Tezpur, Goalpara and Dhubri, Barak river at Karimganj, Cachar and Hailakandi district and Kushiara at Karimganj. The worst affected districts are Barpeta where 11,29,390 are affected, followed by Kamrup with 7,89,496, Dhubri with 5,97,153 and Nagaon with 5,03,450 people in the flood, according to a bulletin of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA). The flood has damaged 218 roads and 20 bridges, besides breaching two embankments in Kamrup district. A crop area of 99,026 hectares and 33,17,086 animals have been affected.
Below are the listed non-profits which are contributing towards the Assam relief operations and Rehabilitations. You can directly donate to the non-profit and submit the receipts on Foundation portal to request for a match or donate by clicking on the "Donate" button on this page.
A. Goonj: https://goonj.org/donate/campaign/annual-floods
B: IAHV: https://www.iahv.org/us-en/assam-relief-appeal/
C. Global Giving: https://www.globalgiving.org/projects/assam-floods-ravage-millions-of-lives/donate/
NOTE: Please add a designation "Assam Flood Relief" while donating.
We will add additional non-profits as and when we learn about them.
Thank you for your contribution,
Kanchan Lodh Roy