Winds of more than 126 kmp/h hit Gopalpur of Odisha between 0430 and 0530 hours IST on 11th October 2018 causing heavy damage worth Rs. 2,200 crores according to the Government assessment. Houses worth Rs. 150 crore and as per input subsidy crops amounting to Rs. 233 crore were damaged.
Caritas India team present in the field went to the most affected villages where no NGOs and Government people have reached. The assessment was done with the help of the community through a beneficiary selection committee, distribution committee and complaints /feedback dealing committee formed for the smooth facilitation. Read More