India: Bihar floods relief updates - 21 Oct 2008

EHA Response

The EHA Relief team is continuing its relief operations in the flood affected areas of Madhepura, Bihar. The two community kitchens run by the EHA Relief Team have been providing two hot meals per day to more than 2,74,076 people.

Out of 50 clinics targeted EHA Mobile Medical Team has been able to cover 54 clinics. The Relief team continues to provide safe drinking water, sanitation measures, Chlorine tablets, Halozen powder and ORS packets to the flood-affected people.

The EHA relief team continues to distribute food relief packets to the people. As on October 21, 2008, the team has provided 9091 food relief packets.