OCP News Service – 16/8/18
Malankara-Kerala: His Holiness Baselios Paulose II (Catholicos on the Apostolic Throne of St. Thomas and Malankara Metropolitan) and His Beatitude Abune Thomas I (Catholicos and Metropolitan Trustee of the Syriac Orthodox Church in India) have appealed for the support of flood-affected areas in Kerala. The Prelates have appealed for prayers, support and cooperation to help citizens who are in distress.
Malankara (Kerala) is going through one of the worst flooding disasters of recent times. More than 180 people have lost their lives. Many are trapped as well. According to Government reports this is the second worst flood after 1924, where ten out of fourteen districts are severely affected with heavy damage to roads, homes and other infrastructure.
You may donate money to the bank account of the Malankara Orthodox Church. The first bank account is for Indian currency donation and second bank account is for foreign currency donation.
Donations are accepted through the Kerala Chief Ministers Distress Relief Fund Account:
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