Chennaiites extend support to Kerala, provide relief fund

Chennai: To support the flood-affected people of Kerala, Thiruvanmiyur Kerala Samajam in the city along with Srushti Builders, organised a collection drive of relief materials from residents in-and-around Thiruvanmiyur.

A press release said, the response was overwhelming and the team received two truck loads of materials comprising rice, wheat, pulses, bedsheets, towels, clothes, mineral water, utensils, vegetables, toiletries and other various essentials.

The materials were sent in two vehicles which were flagged off by senior member of Samajam, Kollengode Bhaskaran, in a simple function held at Youth hostel, Adyar.

Encouraged by the response, the Samajam is planning to conduct another collection drive, the release said.

For details, contact 94441 20027/98400 70527.

NT Bureau