#HealthOfKerala: Maharashtra FDA plays vital role in offering medical relief

The Maharashtra government’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) department has sent medicines to Kerala relief camp. These medicines will help fulfil the requirement for basic necessities and public health care facilities. The assistance from Maharashtra and other states are critical for the survival of the victims of this unprecedented flood

#HealthOfKerala: Maharashtra FDA plays vital role in offering medical reliefAs Kerala is trying to limp back to normalcy, the role being played by various state governments of India, is pivotal is ensuring the well-being of the flood-affected people. Rebuilding Kerala should be everybody’s responsibility, aid in whichever form is greatly appreciated. The three things which Kerala urgently requires are clean drinking water, food, and […]

#HealthOfKerala: Medicine is the key requirement for flood-affected people

On day two of the medical relief operations, the team of doctors from Maharashtra medically examined nearly 2,000 people. As there was a shortage of medicines, the Maharashtra government made special arrangements, so that they could be distributed to people in need. The medicines have been distributed in four districts of Kerala

#HealthOfKerala: Medicine is the key requirement for flood-affected peopleOn Wednesday, August 22, which was the second day at the medical relief camp, the doctors from Maharashtra, have screened around 2,000 patients. As people are getting to know about the health camp, in various areas more and more people are visiting the health camps for the medical check-up. The health camps set-up across the […]

#HealthOfKerala: ‘We are indebted to the doctors of Maharashtra’

As the team of doctors from Maharashtra are continuing in their noble efforts of providing medical relief, a flood-affected person has profusely thanked them for their help. He has also appealed to people to help them make arrangement for alternative means of power due to the electricity crisis

#HealthOfKerala: ‘We are indebted to the doctors of Maharashtra’“I have two houses and an office which were submerged underwater in the neighbourhood where I come from. We had never ever imagined that we would face such an onslaught in our lifetime. The impact of the devastation cannot be described in words,” this what Anil George, a resident of Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. He […]

#HealthOfKerala: Floating dispensary in Alleppey, a lifeline for many

Kerala has suffered its worst flood within living memory. While 7.25 lakh people have been rendered homeless, about 400 are feared dead due to the havoc created by the flood. More than 4,000 relief camps have been established across Kerala and disaster management officials said they were now focused on preventing the outbreak of water-borne diseases. A floating dispensary on the River Pamba has emerged as beacon of hope for the flood-affected people

#HealthOfKerala: Floating dispensary in Alleppey, a lifeline for manyThe backwaters of Pamba River, is one of the largest holy river in Kerala, it provides a daily livelihood to thousands of people in Alleppey, Kerala. It is a popular destination in Alleppey as thousand of tourist throng this area each year to experience a ride on the houseboats. But, as of today, the riverbed […]

#HealthOfKerala: ‘My daughter’s life is at stake and we do not have any money’

It is truly unfortunate for people who are facing a medical emergency and have nowhere to turn to, while the army, navy and air force are doing the best they can to rescue people who are stranded. But, what would you do if your life literally is at stake and you have to leave the only refuge you have found to seek treatment

#HealthOfKerala: ‘My daughter’s life is at stake and we do not have any money’This is the predicament of Seredevi C J, a 23-year-old woman who has lost everything she had. If she does not get to go to the hospital, then she faces the risk of losing her life. As the flood have completely ravaged the states of Kerala, there are many people have taken refuge in medical […]

#HealthOfKerala: ‘The one who gives us water will be akin to God’

The condition of people in relief camps is bleak, they have not only lost everything they had, but also are struggling for the most basic resources such as drinking water. The rains have completely obliterated everything

#HealthOfKerala: ‘The one who gives us water will be akin to God’The scale of the devastation brought on by the floods in Kerala is truly unfathomable. While the floodwaters have receded in certain parts of the state and people are returning home to salvage whatever they can.. The most vulnerable victims of this onslaught are the women and children. They have been impacted the most and […]

#HealthOfKerala: ‘Now the most important task is to rebuild our home’

As rescue and relief efforts are being carried out across the state, flood-affected people who are returning to their homes are trying their best to pick up the pieces of their life which has been turned upside down by this great deluge. This is the worst humanitarian crisis Kerala is staring at in decades

#HealthOfKerala: ‘Now the most important task is to rebuild our home’Although, the most formidable task is for people is to not only to rebuild their homes and find a shred of semblance of normalcy. It is also going to take a great deal of effort to come to terms with the losses they have faced. The loss of life and property is bound to be […]

#HealthOfKerala: Maharashtra doctors screen 2,600 patients on their first day

The state government of Maharashtra has promptly responded to the humanitarian crisis in Kerala brought on by torrential rains, which has caused one of the worst natural calamities in 94 years. The last major flood in Kerala was in 1924. The team of doctors has been diligently attending to the patients and providing medical relief to them

#HealthOfKerala: Maharashtra doctors screen 2,600 patients on their first dayThe Maharashtra government has sent this team of doctors to offer healthcare services to the flood-affected people. Girish Mahajan, the Medical Education Minister of Maharashtra is leading this team with the relief efforts. On the first day of the medical relief camp in Kerala, the team of doctors from Maharashtra, have screened more than 2,600 […]