Army inputs towards Flood Relief in Kerala

August 20, 2018 Photo(s): By PRO (Navy)

21 engineer regiment

Sitrep 19 aug

Str 1-2-31

Colncdr - CaptAnkur

Location 1

Time 0730-1300hrs
Total rescued 21
Men 6, women 08, children 4 senior citizen 04
Critical - rescue of 7months premature born baby

Location 2

Time 0730-1300
Distribution of relief material at kapadra including food, water, sanitary pads
And rescue of 15 people staying in flooded house
Critical - rescue of a cancer patient.

Location 3

Ulathether along pampa river
Time 1500hrs - 2000hrs.
5 teams deployed with 5 bauts

Teams reached 154 people from flooded houses after crossing flooded roads over 5-7 km

Men 26, women 42, children 56 and senior citizen 30

Critical- rescue of a sugar patient who needed immd medical support.

Simultaneously distribution of relief stores to houses.