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BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha Appeal, India Earthquake 2001
Feb 02 & 03 2001
BAPS Relief Work Highlights:

Past major relief activities by BAPS:
Latur earthquake 1993
Kachchh cyclone 1998
Orissa cyclone 1999

Feb 02 & 03 2001:Since last two days, BAPS workers have concentrated on distributing the essentials to the affected. They left Bhuj Base camp early morning with truck loads of food grains, cloths, blankets, water pouches and other commodities. In these two days, volunteers reached the villages around Bhuj, Bhachao, Rapar and Khavada. With help of army, they served the villages near border. They also reached the interior villages of subdistricts Nakhatrana, Mundra and Bhuj. Following statistics summarizes BAPS distribution of essentials from Bhuj Base Camp as of on Feb 03 2001.
1Hot meals 27,000 daily
2Plastic (4mx3m each)6,634 pcs
3Water pouches 628,200
4Bread 57,243 loaves
5Milk powder 11,627 kg
6Sugar 18,704 kg
7Tea 1,563 kg
8 Rice 74,108 kg
9 Wheat flour85,800 kg
10Vegetables (used in cooking) 29,738 kg
11Blankets 60,000
12Clothes 79,800
13Diesel / Kerosene 8,400 liters
14Primus Stoves 4,891
15Candles 132,276

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