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Conrad Sangma Says Every Citizen Should Lend Kerala A Helping Hand

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma thanked NDTV for organising the #IndiaForKerala telethon. Mr Sangma said that we should come together, and do all that could be done to help Kerala, as such a disaster can strike any other state. Speaking of north-east, Mr Sangma said that the region has experienced floods in the past. The country as a whole should come together to help Kerala, and it is the responsibility of every citizen of the country to lend Kerala a helping hand, the Meghalaya Chief Minister said. There are so many ways to help and Mr Sangma urged people to use the #IndiaForKerala telethon as a platform to help the people of Kerala. Donate now for Kerala flood relief.

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Kerala has been hit by the worst floods in a 100 years. The Kerala Government estimates Rs 21,000 crore will be needed to rebuild the state. The funds are required to rebuild hundreds of flooded villages, thousands of damaged and destroyed homes and 10,000 kilometres of ravaged roads.
 
This Onam as Kerala struggles to rebuild after the most devastating floods in a century, NDTV has organised a special telethon to raise funds for Kerala. We have specific goals - to enable the rebuilding of villages in the worst-affected districts and provide immediate assistance in terms of rehabilitation and food kits to people in the worst affected areas . All donations will go directly to our partner NGO Plan India.
 
Our focus will be coverage that makes a difference, stories with a heart, standing by people and making their experience a shared one to effect change.   
 
NDTV chose to report on this massive crisis with unwavering focus and commitment; having done that, now we look, as NDTV always does, to go beyond the news and make a difference to people's lives. 

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