Uttarakhand Calamity: RSS, VHP active in rescue operations
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh   19-Jun-2013

In the worst ever natural calamity that struck Uttarakhand, 4 Dhaam Yaatra area, Rudra Prayag, Gupt Prayag, Uttar Kashi & surrounding areas, thousands of people have been washed away. Many dead bodies are still in the vicinity of Kedarnath temple. Roads are blocked & cracked. Cloud burst, incessant rains & landslides have created big havoc. Gouri Kund is washed away. Many hotels in the area along with people in them are missing. 4,500 mules (khacchhar) serve devotees. Each mule has one attendee. None of them are found. Markets are washed out with people. The number of the dead & missing may cross thousands as   Char Dhaam   yaatra was on.

$img_titleIndian Army immediately plunged into the rescue operations braving the most adverse climatic conditions and providing relief work. Rashtreeya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Swayamsevaks, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and other organizations too joined hands with Army in rescue operations and started providing quick relief works at Uttarakhand. VHP’s Hindu Help Line is actively working helping thousands of people

Rashtreeya Swayamsevak Sangh has initiated a new forum, ‘Uttaranchal Daivee Aapada Peedith Sahayata Samiti’ and called for nationwide help for the thousands of devotees, other local civilians stranded at parts of Uttarakhand due to unprecedented flood. RSS also appeals to the citizens of the country to be compassionate and proactive in helping the thousands of  hapless devotees and fellow citizens in this most important hour of need. 

Contributions can be sent to 

‘Uttaranchal Daivee Aapada Peedith Sahayata Samiti’

SBI A/c No   : 31156574681

Branch         : SBI Main Branch, Dehradun

IFC Code     : SBIN0000630


For other forms of aid and Support, Contact:

Bhavoorao Deoras Kunj

#15, Tilak Marg, Dehradun,

Uttaranchal- 248005

Phone: 0135-2725776, 2624689. 

Common number:

Shri Laxmi Prasad ji- Prant Karyawah RSS 9412056755

Dehradoon: 0135-2725776, 0135-2624689

Names: shri Ram Prakash: 0 9410150833, Shri Narendra: 0 9410339112

Haridwar: Saraswati Shishu/Vidhya Mandir Dr. Vijay Pal Singh 0 9412979780

Uttrakashi: Shri Manoj Verma: 0 9897166178

Rishikesh: Saraswati Shishu/Vidhya Mandir Shri Dinesh Semwal: 0 9412320099

Rudraprayag: Shri Vijay kaparwan: 0 9837500926