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Updated : Sevabharathi Chennai Flood Relief efforts 8 Dec 2015

Volunteers from Seva Bharathi Tamil Nadu jumped into action and started relief activities in affected areas providing food (see table below), transporting people, providing counseling etc.
During the second phase of relief activity, volunteers engaged themselves in relief and rescue operations at various places of Chennai. Thousands of houses are marooned and the communication has come to a standstill. Of the 75 Sewa relief centers, 14 centers were designated as base centers. Food was prepared and distributed involving many volunteers and their families from these base centers.
Volunteers in co-ordination with NDRF and Armed personnel, are helping in rescue operations in Mudhichur, Mannivakkam. More than 100,000 food packets/meals, nilavembu kashayam, and counseling was provided to the public including to 8 villages nearby Chromepet.
Seva Bharathi Tamil Nadu is coordinating relief operations in many parts of rain flooded Chennai with our volunteers working on the ground and round the…