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Sewa Bharathi Activity report of Sikkim earthquake relief

21th Sep, Siliguri: Three teams comprising 25 members (Sewa Bharati karyakartas) in total already reached SIKKIM at Chungthang, and Mangan for relief work. 1 more rescue team with relief-van comprising 150 pcs Blankets, 600 ltrs of drinking water, 3 quintal grains & Pulses, 5 tins Edible Oils, 25 cartoons of Biscuits for children, and many more goods is ready to dispatch form our head office at Siliguri. STATUS REPORT AFTER MASSIVE EARTHQUAKE IN NORTH BENGAL &
SIKKIM.
Following is our status as of 21.9.2011:
No of our Karyakartas engaged in relief work:
From Siliguri/North Bengal: 22
From Sikkim: 28 to 30
Extent of Damage: In all the 4 districts of Sikkim but mainly is Chungtang/Jungu (North Sikkim). 7-10 villages have totally vanished due to landslide taken place due to earthquake.  There are more than 20 landslides in the 30km long highway from Mangan to Chungthang. Also, big and small boulders are still falling from the hills. There are unconfirmed reports of  2 causal…

SEVA BHARTHI volunteers reach Sikkim with relief

Three teams of volunteers from Sewa Bharati organisation have reached Sikkim at Chungthang, and Mangan for relief work. 1 more rescue team with relief-van comprising Blankets, drinking water, grains & Pulses, Edible Oils, Biscuits for children, and many more goods is on the way to the quake hit place from Seva Bharathi head office at Siliguri. Seva Bharathi has requested for support from public for the operation. You can contact them for more details if you wish to contribute.

To donate in Indian Rupees:
Sewa International 49,
Deendayal Upadhyaya Marg,
New Delhi -110002, India
Tel: +91 11 23232850 or 23684445
Email: sewainternationaldelhi {at] gmail (dot) com

International donations:

Sewa USA Online donations Http://sewausa.org 
Payable to “Sewa International” and send detail to: Sewa International USA PO Box 14622 Fremont, CA 94539

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