Amrita Helpline Handled Over 25,000 Calls to Locate the Stranded People

Amrita Helpline set up by the students and faculty of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham could connect more than 1,00,000 flood victims across the State with appropriate relief services. The 24-hour rescue helpline connected over 25,000 calls in five days helping the stranded persons to connect with government officials, the Navy, NDRF, Kerala, the police, local fishermen and other volunteering agencies. More than 400 students and staff worked in three shifts for the helpline that was set up in association with the Amrita Yuva Dharma Dhara (AYUDH), the international youth movement of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math.

Amrita Helpline Helped to Rescue of Kerala Flood Victims

The 24-hour rescue helpline that started functioning on the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus, on August 16, 2018, fielded over 25,000 calls in five days helping the stranded persons to connect with government officials, the Navy, NDRF, Kerala, the police, local fishermen and other volunteering agencies. The calls were handled by the students and staffs of Amrita and they connected more than 1,00,000 flood victims across the State with appropriate relief services.

Chancellor Amma Announces ₹10 Crore for Chief Minister’s Disaster Relief Fund

Mata Amritanandamayi Math actively involved in providing relief to the families, who were affected in the rains that caused flooding in Kerala and helped people in distress across the state. Mata Amritanandamayi has announced Rs. 10 crore for the Chief Minister’s Disaster Relief Fund (CMDRF). Apart from the Mata Amritanandamayi Math’s monetary donation, physicians and specialists from the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center (Amrita Hospital) in Kochi as well as the Amrita Kripa Charitable Hospitals in Kollam and Kalpetta have been sent to flood-ravaged areas. AYUDH (Amrita Yuva Dharma Dhara) chapter at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus has started 24X7 Compassionate Kerala Call Centre for Kerala Flood Relief and rescue operations. Several batches of 100 students and 30 faculty members worked in 3 shifts, 24x7 to support those in distress. Meanwhile, of the 40 Amrita Vidyalayam schools in the state, about 30 have become relief camps. They are providing shelter, food, clothing, toiletries and medical care.

Amrita Extends Relief to Flood Hit Victims in Kerala

Mata Amritanandamayi Math actively involved in providing relief to the families, who were affected in the rains that caused flooding in Kerala and helped people in distress across the state. The Math has also donated Rs. 10 crores to the Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund. Apart from the Mata Amritanandamayi Math’s monetary donation, physicians and specialists from the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center (Amrita Hospital) in Kochi as well as the Amrita Kripa Charitable Hospitals in Kollam and Kalpetta have been sent by Amma to flood-ravaged areas. AYUDH (Amrita Yuva Dharma Dhara) chapter at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus has started 24X7 Compassionate Kerala Call Centre for Kerala Flood Relief and rescue operations. Several batches of 100 students and 30 faculty members worked in 3 shifts, 24x7 to support those in distress. Meanwhile, of the 40 Amrita Vidyalayam schools in the state, about 30 have become relief camps. They are providing shelter, food, clothing, toiletries and medical care.

Amrita Chancellor Announces Rs 10 crore for Chief Minister’s Disaster Relief Fund

Mata Amritanandamayi Math actively involved in providing relief to the families, who were affected in the rains that caused flooding in Kerala and helped people in distress across the state. Mata Amritanandamayi has announced Rs. 10 crore for the Chief Minister’s Disaster Relief Fund (CMDRF). Apart from the Mata Amritanandamayi Math’s monetary donation, physicians and specialists from the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Center (Amrita Hospital) in Kochi as well as the Amrita Kripa Charitable Hospitals in Kollam and Kalpetta have been sent to flood-ravaged areas. AYUDH (Amrita Yuva Dharma Dhara) chapter at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus has started 24X7 Compassionate Kerala Call Centre for Kerala Flood Relief and rescue operations. Several batches of 100 students and 30 faculty members worked in 3 shifts, 24x7 to support those in distress. Meanwhile, of the 40 Amrita Vidyalayam schools in the state, about 30 have become relief camps. They are providing shelter, food, clothing, toiletries and medical care.

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