Provide aid to war affected in Vanni, Sri Lanka

$9,779 $40,221
Raised Remaining
Oct 12, 2011

SCOT - Project Report

The districts of Batticaloa and Ampaarai east of Sri Lanka have been affected by second natural disaster within two months, with lashing torrential rains and floods. The overflowing water from irrigation tanks has entered villages in the two districts and normalcy has been badly affected. Flood affected people are forced to undergo tremendous hardships due to lack of food and other facilities as the civil authority had failed to provide relief promised for the previous natural calamity that took place few months back.

SCOT has been working closely with two Registered Local Charities to provide food and accommodation to affected parties. More help is required for resettling the displaced families and to bring back a level of normality in the region.

Working with Jaffna University Sri Lanka we have created a Gold Medal Scholorship Fund to award a Gold Medal to the best student who scores the highest marks in the clinical component of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Final Examination.

A fund raising Dinner & Dance is planned in London for the 19 November 2011


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Vijay Indran

SCOT - President
Middlesex, United Kingdom

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