ADBU team leaves for flood relief

First batch of flood relief volunteers...

First batch of flood relief volunteers…

Guwahati — A flood relief team from Assam Don Bosco University set out today (Tuesday, 30 Sept 2014) to bring relief and help with the rehabilitation of the people of Garo bustee at Hahim, in the Boko Circle, of rural Kamrup district, some 65 kms away from the university.

A team consisting of MSW faculty and students visited Hahim on Sunday to assess the situation. On Monday they mobilized university authorities, faculty and students, even though the university is closed for the puja holidays since Saturday, 27 September.

Loading relief materials on to the truck...

Loading relief materials on to the truck…

While two groups are mobilizing relief materials by way of food, clothes and medicine another team of ten students both from B Tech and MSW returned from their holidays and left Tuesday, 30 September to help the flood victims who lost everything, houses, crops and cattle. Pls click the link to see a short video of the devastation.

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