Maharashtra Flood Relief

Monsoon floods have displaced millions in Maharashtra. Life is slowly inching back to nor-malcy in 6 flood hit districts of Maharashtra. Along with the government, NGO’s, corporate houses, individuals have come forward to help flood stricken people. In versova constituency of Mumbai a call for support from Nanaji Deshmukh Pratishthan for the flood affected people have helped in collection of 18 tons of relief material for Kolhapur and Sangli districts.


The relief material includes essential Ration, Mats, blankets, women clothing, sanitary nap-kins and 25 thousand notebooks for 2000 families. Trucks of relief material will be flagged off on Monday, 26 August from Jogger’s park, Lokhandwala back road, Versova, Andheri-west at 4:30PM by a popular Marathi playback singer; Adarsh Shinde along with NGO’s Chairman and Maharashtra BJP State Secretary; Sanjay Pandey. Versova residents, office bearers from BJP, various organisations along with the trade unions will be present.
There are always humane stories attached with such tragedies which give a bigger hope for humanity; when people like Ramji Chaurasia comes forward to help and that’s also a source of inspiration for the society to follow. Ramji Chaurasia who has a very humble background, read about the need for support from the appeal banner of Nanaji Deshmukh, he went to NGO’s office in Sundervan complex to donate 2 sacks of new and old clothes and 1400 rupees which was his savings in the shape of coins and 10 rupee notes. There are many such humane stories which inspires us to work relentlessly says Sanjay Pandey; Chairman of Nanaji Deshmukh Pratishthan. He further says that the relief work will not end here. NGO will keep working in all possible ways to help people to get back to their homes and restart their lives and have urged to keep helping till complete normalcy prevails in flood affected areas. Build-ing nation is a collective effort and is every citizens responsibility.