Bihar floods 2008 Relief Directory

On August 31, 2008 By pramitsingh Topic: Disasters, Bihar Floods 2008, Bihar Flood Relief, Flood Relief, Kosi River

This is all I could gather from online sites about relief for Bihar floods.

Donate to Bihar Chief Minister Relief Fund

Write a cheque to A/C Name: “Chief Minister Relief Fund, Bihar” A/C No: 10839124928
Bank: State Bank of India, Secretariat Branch, Patna.

Put your Phone number, name and address on the back of the cheque.
Deposit the cheque to the nearest State Bank of India cheque drop box

Bihar State Disaster Relief State Control Room Numbers:


Officer in Charge of relief operations
Pratyay Amrit - Additional Commissioner of Disaster Management department

Useful People to contact (people who are coordinating relief from outside or at site)
Dr. Ravikant Singh ,KEM Medical College, Mumbai
Mobile: 09324334359 Email: [email protected]

Brundaban Mishra, JNU New Delhi,
Moblie: 09868096337, Email: [email protected]

Narmada Bachao Team
Pervin Jehangir, Medha Patkar and Raj Kumar at these numbers:
022-22184779, 09820636335, 07290-222464, 09424385139

The Coolbihari Team
Chandan Singh
Executive Director
GreenPower India
+91-99317 63070
+91-612 6450916

Vivek Kumar, Hyderabad
Email: [email protected]

Divyanshu Verma, Bangalore
Email: [email protected]

Ashok Sharma, USA
Email: [email protected]

Ajit Chouhan, Bangalore
Email: [email protected]

People active in the flooded areas
Dr Manish

Friend of Raj
94700 41502


Mr. Amitesh Bharti,Prayaas(r),C1-201, GreenWood Regency,

Doddakannahalli village,Carmelaram PO, Adj. Wipro,Sarjapur Road,'

Bangalore – 560035,India.

Account in on the name of: M/S Prayaas,Current Account No. : 10447347087
Bank Address : State Bank of India, Indiranagar, Bangalore,Bank Code : 3301
Routing Number (Swift No.) : SBI NIN BB 147A,MICR number : 560002021

If you want to send a cheque/DD:Please send the crossed A/c Payee cheque in favour of,”SBI, A/c Prayaas, Current A/c No. 10447347087

The Coolbihari Relief Group
Formed by Ajit Chauhan and others who blog at,

Online –Transfer your donations to ICICI bank
Name: Ashok Kumar Sharma,A/C Number: 005301022273,Branch: Jayanagar/Bangalore
Please mention flood relief and your name in remarks section while transferring funds Please mention your name in the comments (will help us track).After transfer send an email with the transfer details to [email protected] will send you a confirmation for the same.

[email protected]

Sewa International
Plot Number 49,
Deen Dayal Upadhayaya Marg,
New Delhi-110002
Phone: 0091-11 23232850
Fax: 0091-11-23517722
E-mail: sewainternationaldelhi [at] gmail [dot] com

To Donate from Outside India Visit:

H.O Delhi-J-93, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi- 76 Tel.- 011-26972351, 41401216
E-mail- [email protected], [email protected]
GOONJ Mumbai- Mr. Rohit Singh Tel.- 9322381600, Email- [email protected]
GOONJ Chennai- Ms. Padma Tel.- 9842665320, Email- [email protected]

Donations in India:
Send cash/cheque/draft in the name of GOONJ and send it to GOONJ.., J-93, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi- 76 (Kindly send your full name & address with the contribution for receipt/accounting purpose. ( All donations to GOONJ in India are tax exempted u/s 80 G of IT act.)

Overseas donations: through Cheque (in the name of GOONJ with your full particulars) or by wire transfer with an information on [email protected]

Rotate it ( valid only for overseas donations ) through Wacovia Bank, New York swift code- 2000193008933, GOONJ, A/C No- 2591101004644
Bank- Canara Bank, H block, market Sarita Vihar, New Delhi- 76

Maulana Anisur Rahman Quasmi (Nazim)
Phulwari Sharif, Patna - 801505 Bihar, (India)
Phone: 0612 - 2555351, 2555668, 2555212
Fax: 91-612-2555280
Residence: 0612-2555495
Mobile: 09431432702
Email: [email protected]

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind
D-317, Abul Fazl Enclave, Jamia Nagar, Okhla,
New Delhi-25, India.

Email: [email protected],
Tel: 91-11-26948341/ 26951409

How to Donate: Markaz Relief Fund Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, A/c No. 1447308475, Central Bank of India, New Delhi or Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Relief Work, A/c No. 331, UCO Bank, Patna Or transfer money to their accounts through core banking and inform them through telephone.

JIH Bihar
Qamrul Huda, Bihar President,
Patthar-Ki-Masjid (Stone Mosque), Patna, Bihar-06, India.

Relief Camps Cells: 09430635095/ 09304269536.

Ta’awun Trust (FCRA approved)
162, Jogabai Main Road, Jamia Nagar,
New Delhi-110025 (India)
Phones: 26987467, 26981187, 26989253

Email: [email protected]

How to Donate: State Bank of India, Zakir Nagar Branch, New Delhi-110025.
Account No. 10177189422 (for Foreign Donors)
10177189603 (for Indian Donors).

AID Volunteers

Things that are needed:
Food stuff - Rice, Chiwra/Choora (rice flakes), biscuits, packed eatables, Gud (jagery), Sattu
Pure Water
Water purifier tablets
Sarees and children’s clothing
Tarpaulins or thick polythene
Export surplus/cotton cloth for making sanitary napkins
Mosquito nets
Stoves, cooking and water storage untensils/buckets

+ Boats for shallow waters

Basic medicines:
Ciprofloxacin tablets and infusion
Levofloxacin tablets
Chloromyecetin capsules and injections
Ceftriaxone Injections
Chloroquine tablets and injections
Metronidazole Chloroquine tablets, suspension and infusion
Paracetamal tablets and suspension
B Complex tablets and syrup
Phensedyl DM cough syrup
Ranitidine tablets and injection
Antacids tablets and suspension
Cetrizine tablets and syrup
Ibuprofen tablets
Dexamethasone injections
Hydrocortisone injections
Deriphyllin injections
Electrol, Glucose and ORS Powder

A Spreadsheet of all medicines needed

Also needed:

- Financial help for victims
- Medical and educational Volunteers
- Logistical support to store and transport relief supplies

Links to visit: Bihar floods Relief operations
Bihar Floods: How to help
Bihar Flood Relief blog
Bihar Flood Relief 2008 Blog

Your turn:
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