Relief pours in for flood victims

Staff Reporter

GUNTUR: Relief continues to pour in for flood-affected families in the district.

Several Non Governmental Organisations based in the district contributed food packets, drinking water sachets and essential commodities. Chilakaluripet-based AMG International gave 20,000 food packets, followed by Bhashyam Public School, Vignan Group of Educational Institutions and Rice Millers’ Association.

Agricultural Market Committee Chairman Lella Appireddy made arrangements for distribution of 10,000 food packets by Sunday morning. The food being prepared on the market yard premises would be distributed at the special camps on Sunday.

Sangam Dairy contributed one lakh drinking water sachets, while Narsaraopet MP M. Venugopala Reddy promised to give 50,000 water sachets. Guntur East MLA Sk. Mastan Vali gave away 30 bags of rice besides stocks of biscuits and bread. Vinukonda MLA G.V.V. S Anjaneyulu too chipped in with monetary help. District Collector B. Ramajeneyulu thanked all the donors for their timely help.