Floods in Jammu and Kashmir,

September 2014

Jammu and Kashmir state devastated by worst flood in 109 years

Torrential rains have caused massive destruction and severe distress in the state of Jammu and Kashmir with several fatalities and large numbers displaced. Several houses,especially in low lying areas, have been washed away or entirely damaged. More than 2500 major and minor roads have been damaged, numerous footbridges washed away and more than 100 motorable bridges damaged. There has been a major communication and power breakdown due to transformers and towers being damaged. An estimated 19,00,000 people in 2600 villages and towns, have been affected in the floods, and an estimated 543,000 displaced people, many of whom have returned to their homes, are still in extreme distress, particularly the children, women and aged  

Access routes are gradually being restored and the rescue operations need to be followed up with immediate relief measures to prevent any further anguish for the victims. 

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Rebuilding lives in flood affected Kashmir valley

Pragya has been working to respond to the needs of the affected people in Jammu, Srinagar, Pulwama, Bandipore, Budgam, Kulgam, Anantnag and Baramulla districts.

If you would like to help us in addressing rehabilitation needs of the flood ravaged households, please contact: pragyain@pragya.org

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For information on our relief and rehabilitation efforts, please check the lnks below:

Map of our relief efforts

Assessment - Summary Report

Outreach - Summary Report

Rehabilitation needs

  • Medicines for health camps
  • Water tanks and filters / purifiers
  • Community and School Toilets
  • Support for room heaters for winter
  • Solar lanterns
  • Support for livelihood packages


Families affected by #KashmirFloods need your generous support. Reach out.

All donations from India would be exempt under section 80-G of Income Tax Act of 1961.
Pragya India is a registered charity with FCRA clearance.



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