• 37,0000 sq. miles area affected

  • Cloudburst leading to 330 mm of rainfall

  • Over 16 lakh people affected

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FLASHFLOOD IN HIMALAYAS

Voices from the field

"Stones are still tumbling down the slopes...all people are are moving out to different locations..."

- Anonymous, Uttarakhand, India

"This catastrophe took away everything we had..."

- Anonymous, Uttarakhand, India

"You are like messengers of God! You were the first one to get in touch with us in this time of struggle..."

- Raj Kumar, Urni, Kinnaur

"We have not received any significant support from any agency. We are being ignored. I am glad that Pragya provided us with food supplies."

- Anil Nautiyal, Rontru-Buyana, Uttarkashi

"Many farmers had taken loans for farming. Now with the crops washed away and the fields destroyed, I don't know how we are going to pay back."

- Joginder Singh, Maneri, Uttarkashi

"I wake up in the middle of the night fearing it would rain again and the floods might threaten to wash away everything and that I need to run."

- Semaj Rana, Shyaba, Uttarkashi

UPDATES June deluge: Uttarakhand to get Rs 1,577 crore package for roads      Asian Development Bank to give $200 million loan for infra building in calamity hit areas      Flood-ravaged Kedarnath to get a brand new look      Panel seeks curbs on commercial activities near river banks     

Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh in Indian Himalayas hit by devastating flash floods

The Himalayan states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh were hit by torrential rain, landslides and flash floods on 14-17th June 2013. The erratic weather conditions have been attributed to early monsoons in Northern India. River Ganges and its major tributaries of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi have swelled up, causing widespread destruction in Uttarakhand. Kinnaur district in Himachal Pradesh, received the highest rainfall in 20 years. With no warning and time to evacuate, there have been a large number of fatalities (5000 dead, and over 4700 missing) and much distress among inhabitants and the many visitors to the region. Extensive damage has been caused to the cultivable land, horticulture crops and irrigation infrastructure and water supply systems. Public infrastructure such as roads and vital bridges, administrative buildings, schools and health centres, have been badly damaged, and thereby basic amenities and services of education, healthcare, communication, power, etc., are also severely compromised. Hence, a sustained initiative for rehabilitation of these communities is imperative.

For additional information, please refer to:- Assessment Summary

How you can help ?

Pragya is carrying out response and rehabilitation operation for the victims of the flashflood in Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag and Pithoragarh districts in Uttarakhand, Kinnaur district in Himachal Pradesh.

If you would like to help us in rebuilding the lives of the flashflood: pragyain@pragya.org

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All donations would be exempt under section 80-G of Income Tax Act of 1961.
Pragya is a registered charity with FCRA clearance.




Our efforts:
The Pragya ground staff in Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag (Uttarakhand) and Kinnaur (Himachal Pradesh) have been working to provide humanitarian support, and our team in Gurgaon has been gathering and sending across necessary relief material. We have supplied food to relief camps and medicines to health department. Blankets, tarpaulins, tents, water purification tablets, medicines, ration, hygiene kits have been reaching remote villages and stationery items, tents and teaching aids have been provided to schools damaged by the flood. Pragya staff have also provided coordination & IT support at the District Administration facilitated Control Room at Joshimath. Pragya is also running Mobile Health Vans in 2 districts to address health concerns and has initiated rehabilitation measures for livelihood, education, water and sanitation provisions.

For additional information, please refer to: Outreach - Summary Report
Thanks to our supporters we have provided: 17 consignments of medicines, 4103 blankets and bedsheets, 81000+ packets of food items, 5199 kg food grains, 74000 water purification tablets, 4579 personal hygiene items, 443 tarpaulins to the flood affected people.

PRAGYA in India

Pragya India
83, Sector-44 Institutional Area
Gurgaon-122003, Haryana, India.
Ph. No: +91 124 2839000

For flood relief related query, contact:
Mr. Vikas Mark (admin@pragya.org)
+91 9810114548


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Response/Rehabilitation Needs

Material support is required for:

  • Medicines
  • Water filters/purifiers
  • Water tanks
  • Torch/solar lamps/LED lamps and batteries
  • Farm tools - shovels/spades
  • Stationery & teaching aids for schools




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