India Goes Under Water
With communities across Africa and Asia left devastated by heavy flooding. Islamic Relief teams are on the ground providing critical support to individuals and families in need.
Donating to the Global Emergencies Fund enables Islamic Relief to respond quickly, even if there is little news coverage of the emergency.
Torrential rains have pushed thousands of people in Hyderabad, India out of their homes due to severe flooding. More than 20,000 households have been affected, placing them in a state of emergency. Every major highway in and out of the district is now closed along with mass telecommunications outages. Islamic Relief is mobilizing assessments and emergency aid in order to support survivors.
We are currently on the ground providing hot meals to those affected by this disaster.
Islamic Relief has mobilized a team to complete a needs assessment, and have already donated R1 million rand to scale up the response activities.