Methodist Headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka is collecting dry rations and cash for flood relief efforts.
An email from the Department of Social Responsibility of the Methodist Headquarters as follows:
As you may be aware, there has been severe flooding and earthslips in various parts of Sri Lanka – particularly the Central, Eastern, Uva and Northern areas. Over 832,000 have been affected. Official figures give the death toll as 13 with 24 injured. Other figures are higher.
Please contact Mr. Hemal Fernando on 2575707 / 2370915 (Department of Social Responsibility) if you wish to get involved.
A relief pack will cost Rs 1000.00 contains : rice 3kg,flour 2kg, dhal 500grm,sprats 250gr,soya 500grms, sugar 1kg,tea 250grms,chillieP 100grm, salt 250grm,mpowder 250gr.
Thanks for your concern & Partnership
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