Kodavas in coast to send relief items to Kodagu

Source: PTI | Published on 19th August 2018, 6:32 PM | Coastal News |

Mangaluru: Kodava Students' Association
(KSA) in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts have decided to
collect and send relief material to Kodagu, which has been
ravaged by heavy rains and floods in the last few days.


The materials would be collected from the public at SDM
law college here from 9 AM to 5 PM today and tomorrow, KSA
advisor S P Chnegappa said in a statement.


Clothes, medicines, food items, blankets, tooth paste,
brush and other items would be collected and sent to Kodagu
district, where rains have claimed six lives so far and many
people have been reported missing.


He said the state government, which had announced Rs 100
crore as relief to Kodagu, should enhance the amount and
requested the people of DK and Udupi to contribute generously
towards relief measures in Kodagu.

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