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Kerala Flood Relief Efforts

High Commission of India


Press Release

Kerala Floods – Important Information

The unprecedented floods in the recent weeks have caused immense destruction of life and property in the State of Kerala in South India. We have been receiving queries from general public seeking details of Bank Account etc for making donation to the relief effort.

2. Any diaspora organization/individual based in Fiji, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu interested in contributing to the Kerala Government’s ongoing relief efforts are advised to send their donations directly to the CHIEF MINISTER’S DISASTER RELIEF FUND (CMDRF), ACCOUNT NO. 67319948232, IFSC CODE: SBIN0070028, CITY BRANCH, STATE BANK OF INDIA, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM. While bank transfer would be the preferred mode of payment to CMDRF, those desiring to send their contribution through a Cheque/Demand Draft, may do so by sending them to THE PRINCIPAL SECRETARY (FINANCE), TREASURER, CHIEF MINISTER’S DISTRESS RELIEF FUND(CMDRF), SECRETARIAT, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM – 695001, KERALA. Alternatively, Cheques and Demand Drafts, may be submitted to this High Commission for onward transmission to India.

3. The contributions/donations should be sent directly to CMDRF and not through any agency/organizations.

21 August 2018