The monsoon of 2019 saw several states in India inundated by massive floods and landslides. Assam, Mizoram, Bihar, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh were the most affected. With the death toll pegged at over 700 and almost 14 million individuals displaced, the families in these states are struggling to manage life in the wake of losing their loved ones, along with their homes and possessions. Habitat for Humanity India is serving the affected families in these states.
Phase 1: Immediate Relief
Families served (as on 19th September 2019): 45,234 families.
1123 Humanitarian Aid Kits and 9000 relief kits have been distributed in the first phase.
10825 Hygiene Kits were distributed to flood-affected families in 7 districts.
Distributed 1232 Humanitarian Aid Kits, 4022 Hygiene Kits.
889 families received Humanitarian Aid Kits and 10,000 families received Hygiene kits.
885 families received Humanitarian Aid Kits, 8088 Hygiene Kits and 170 Conditional Cash Transfer.
Celebrities Jacqueline Fernandez, Priyamani, Urmila Kothare, Smita Jaikar have shown support to Habitat’s disaster response work in the wake of these floods.