Northern districts of West Bengal are under flood. As of now flood water is increasing in Dakshin Dinajpur, Uttar Dinajpur and Part of Malda District.
Cause of Floods in the Jalpaiguri, Alipur Duar and Cooch Behar districts is due to the excessive rainfall in the catchment areas of the Torsa and Raidak-I&II between 9th to 14th August.
CASA's initial aid package of Rs.9.05 crores for tsunami relief operations
The Church's Auxiliary for Social Action (CASA) expresses its grief and anguish at the devastation caused by the tsunami disaster in large parts of coastal south India.