We are sure you are aware of the devastation caused by Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm Fani in many places in Odisha. Fani was rare of a kind summer super cyclone equivalent to a high-end Category 4 major hurricane- the 1st one in 43 years to hit Odisha and one of the 3 in last 150 years. The cyclone’s storm surge, which pushed waves deep inland, swamped entire villages in Odisha, home to around 46 million people. It would take months for people to rebuild their homes. Many places like Puri, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack have suffered a major losses to property and businesses. The condition in remote locations close to sea belt is difficult to mention.
In this time of distress, the people of Odisha seek our support and strength. Now Its our duty to help the affected rebuild their lives. The path to recovery can be a long and arduous, but we can make a difference by joining the rebuilding efforts. This is time to stand with Odisha and provide our helping hand.
The funds generated will be transferred towards helping the needy with necessary supplies and the Chief Minister Relief Fund .
Kalinga Youth Association (Bangalore)