update as on 23 August 2010
L-R: Sri Jaidev prant sewa pramukh jammu,Sewa Bharati Gujarat has donated Rs. 1 cr for the victims of the Leh Aug 6th cloudburst. The donation was given to the Ladakh Aapdha sahayta Kosh at the Gol Market Sewa bharathi office where an exhibition as well as a video presentation of the loss was showcased. The Destruction by the Leh floods was huge and Sri Jaidevji the eyewitness of the tragedy narrated the unfortunate night. He also said according to Sewa Bharathi there are 205 loss of lives 250 missing and 230 injured in which 23 army jawans killed and 12 of them still missing.
Rehabilitation: Plan of action
Sewa Bharathi on its part has decided to build 100 houses to the flood affected. In Leh the worst affected, 50 houses will be built by Sewa bharathi and 100 houses for the Maveshis. Sewa bharathi will adopt the Orphan children and provide them with education and all facilities needed to make them self reliant and proud ladakhi. Sewa Bharati would also support the women who lost their support and provide them with self reliance and training for them to be self reliant. As part of the reconstruction the bridges would be built and the whole project would cost about 2.5 cr.
Apart from this Sewa bharati Delhi will adopt 25 Orphan children from the cloudburst victims and provide all the necessary facilities until they are self sustained.