How corporates, ecommerce companies are raising funds for flood-hit Kerala
Updated : August 20, 2018 03:37 PM IST
The situation in the state forced the rivers to swell, causing floods and landslides, which left almost 800,000 people displaced, taking shelter in 4,000 relief camps, while over 350 people died.
Sun TV Network made a donation of Rs 1 crore, whereas Malayali broadcast channel, Asianet said that its employees have pledged Rs 25 lakh towards the relief fund.
Egrocery website Big Basket said that company's warehouses in southern India stocked up with mineral water, rice, pulses, first aid kits which will be sent through delivery services or by the help of NGOs.
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