04 Oct '11, 6am

UPDATE: Flood Animals Sleeping Under Open Sky | Care2 Causes

UPDATE: Flood Animals Sleeping Under Open Sky | Care2 Causes

Water level in the flood-hit areas of India are gradually receding, but 236 villages are still marooned in the worst affected Kendrapara district alone. Food packets are being air dropped in for the human victims, but for the animals, resources are far more meager. The animal rescue team APOWA dug in when this disaster began at the height of monsoon season three weeks ago and they are still at it night and day. Now with reinforcements from local youth clubs and other groups, this powerful rescue team is on an unstoppable mission to bring comfort to the animals who are in desperate need. They continue to be the first aid workers to arrive in many communities who are on the brink of giving up all hope. “There is humidity, anguish and hunger in most of the villages,” explains APOWA Director Bijaya Kumar Kabi. ”People’s frustration is running high and that is affecting our wor...

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