Assam floods

Assam floods

Distribution of relief materials

Distribution of relief materials

Distribution of relief materials

Distribution of relief materials

Task force and Community at work at breach embankment site at Arne Chapore, Dhemaji

Task force and Community at work at breach embankment site at Arne Chapore, Dhemaji

World Vision organized two relief camps and installed water purifiers in these camps to provide safe drinking water to the people affected by the flood.

World Vision organized two relief camps and installed water purifiers in these camps to provide safe drinking water to the people affected by the flood.

All the houses, about 95 of them, in the Kechu Khana village in Dhemaji district are surrounded by water. Its been more than 3 weeks since the flood waters first gushed in. None of the families have left their houses ever since, because they have nowhere else to go. Many houses still have water stagnated inside their house and they have no other choice but to eat and sleep there.

All the houses, about 95 of them, in the Kechu Khana village in Dhemaji district are surrounded by water. Its been more than 3 weeks since the flood waters first gushed in. None of the families have left their houses ever since, because they have nowhere else to go. Many houses still have water stagnated inside their house and they have no other choice but to eat and sleep there.

Ten-year-old Nipon is busy pouring out water from inside a boat. He seemed very sincere at the task given to him. His father, Hiren, a farmer vividly recalls the sudden flood. “At about 7 am, we heard people shouting about the embankment breaking and water rushing into the village.” When the rescue boats came, Nipon and his family quickly got into the boat. It is unfair that thousands of children like Nipon should suddenly face such uncertain and fearful futures. But unfortunately it is…

Ten-year-old Nipon is busy pouring out water from inside a boat. He seemed very sincere at the task given to him. His father, Hiren, a farmer vividly recalls the sudden flood. “At about 7 am, we heard people shouting about the embankment breaking and water rushing into the village.” When the rescue boats came, Nipon and his family quickly got into the boat. It is unfair that thousands of children like Nipon should suddenly face such uncertain and fearful futures. But unfortunately it is…

People loading their relief materials onto boats to take it back to their villages.

People loading their relief materials onto boats to take it back to their villages.

Over 500 families, living in some of the most remote villages, received relief materials in the form of dry ration (50kgs Rice, 2kg lentils and 1 liter oil)

Over 500 families, living in some of the most remote villages, received relief materials in the form of dry ration Rice, lentils and 1 liter oil)

Assam Flood Response

Assam Flood Response

Assam Flood Response

Assam Flood Response

Assam Flood Response

Assam Flood Response

Women, children and men from six villages coming in throngs to receive their relief materials from World Vision distribution site.

Women, children and men from six villages coming in throngs to receive their relief materials from World Vision distribution site.

Assam floods

Assam floods

Assam floods

Assam floods

Assam floods

Assam floods

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