The Birla High School alumni reached the Sunderbans on June 9 to provide relief to people affected in Yaas cyclone.
The team was led by vice-president of the alumni association Sachin Saraff, along with Neeraj Chowdhury, Sailesh Ganeriwala and Amit Chirawala. They went to the Dulki and Sonagaon in Gosaba with ration, medicines, water purification liquid, clothes and other necessary items.
Help was provided to 250-300 families from these two villages.The initiative would not have been possible without the help of local resident of Gosaba Sukumar Paira, principal of Vijaynagar High School. The alumni also gave two machines to pump out fresh water from ponds.
Source: Times of India