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Progress Report - Facts & Figures 10th Jan. 2005

First two days: immediate emergency relief

The tsunami struck 26 th December in the morning. By noon the first ad hoc meeting of concerned Aurovilians took place in Kuilapalayam to deal with the crisis.

First emergency activities

 

Auroville Tsunami Relief Centre

Assessing needs and distribution

Cleaning

Auroville beach communities

Trauma Counselling
Since many residents of the shoreline villages are traumatized by the events, we are now in the process of setting up trauma counselling relief activities. Members from the Auroville Tamil Women Group and other concerned parties have set a up a structure and visited the villages since Wednesday, January 5 th .

Rehabilitation
Gradually the Auroville relief operation has been moving into the rehabilitation phase. The first meeting and brainstorming sessions are over and various working group are now fully functional, covering temporary and permanent shelter needs, the rebuilding of livelihoods, training, sanitation, etcetera.

Government Liaison
The Auroville Tsunami Relief Team is in daily contact with the local Government Administrator Adi Dravid, Mr. Abdul Hassan, assistant secretary Mr. Atulia Mishra from Tamil Nadu Government, District Observer, and the District Collector Mr. K.Balachadaran.

A new Progress Report will be published on Monday, January 17, 2005

Auroville Tsunami Relief Centre
Aurelec
Auroville 605101
Tamil Nadu
Ph: 0413-262 2184 or 0413-262 2979

 

Status Report

1. Villages covered by Auroville Tsunami Relief Centre

Villages / communities covered

Villages/communities to be covered today/tomorrow/day after

Bommayarpalayam Kuppam

Ramatnagar

Bommayarpalayam Village

Chinnakalapet Kuppam

Pillaychavadi Kuppam

Perijakalapet Kuppam

Chinnamudiliarchavadi Colony

Ganakachettikulam

Nadakuppam

Arujindathinagar

Thandirayankuppam

Anichamkuppam

Sodanaikuppam

Mudiliarkuppam

Chimmakalapet Vaniyar Community

 

Perijamudiliarchavadi Village

 

Chinnamudiliarchavadi Kuppam

 

Kottakuppam

 

 

 

total villages /communities covered: 11

total villages /comm. to be covered: 7


2. Auroville Beach Communities covered by relief activities of Auroville Tsunami Relief Centre

from North to South

Eternity

Waves

Sri Ma

Repos

Simplicity

Gokulam

Halcyon

Samarpanam

 

Quiet


3. Distributed items

Food items

Non-Food items

specification Non-Food items

rice

blankets

 

oil

clothing items:

second hand sarees, new lungies, new towels

dahl

educational materials

large size and small size notebooks, pens, pencils, pencil cases, schoolbags, school uniforms

biscuits

bread

plastic goods

20 lt.-buckets, 12 lt.-pots, 2 lt.-jugs, 1 lt.-mugs

 

soaps

bath soaps: 150 grams, laundry soaps: 500 grams

 

coconut oil

bottles of 100 ml.

 

sports materials:

volley balls, volley ball nets, cricket bats, skipping ropes

 

metal trunks

content: 50 lt.


4. Distribution completed as per January 9 th

Food items

 

Non-Food items

 

Rice

5955 kg.

Clothes / Towels

1496

Oil

1383 lt.

School sets

745

Dahl

1408 kg.

Blankets

679

Biscuits

170 packets

Soaps

893

Bread

190

Plastic goods

855

 

 

Metal trunks

0

 

 

Coconut oil bottles

595

 

 

Sports pieces

241

5. Financial report

Pledged Donations until January 9 th

Rs.

$

Village Relief

6,850,000

155,752

 

 

 

Auroville Beach Relief

2,350,000

53,438

 

 

 

Total

9,200,000

209,190

5b. Emergency Relief Camp in Kuilapalayam, 26 31 December, 2004

Expenditure

Food, shelter, energy, transport, rent cooking and food materials, blankets, clothes

 

Rs.

$

Total expenditure

2,05,000

4,685.71


5c. Expenditure on relief work for Auroville Beach Communities

Expenditure up to January 9 th , 2005

Rs.

$

Water maintenance

29,645

674.14

Fences

1,06,300

2,417.14

House repairs

1,45,000

3,315.14

Night guards

15,000

342.86

Personal emergency maintenances

2,23,660

5,085.61

Miscellaneous

55,060

1,251.82

 

 

 

Total

2,02,145

13,086.71

5d. Expenditure for Villages

Expenditure until January 9 th

Rs.

$

Relief camp

2,05,000

4,685.71

Cleaning and other tools

45,000

1,028.57

Food items

2,84,000

6,458

Blankets

1,60,000

3,657.14

Clothes, lungies and towels

63,000

1,440.00

School uniforms

1,44,000

3,274.44

Educational materials

1,30,000

2,971.42

Sports materials

25,000

571.43

Metal trunks

21,000

480.00

Plastic goods

1,60,000

3,657.14

T-shirts volunteers

40,000

909,57

 

 

 

Village relief expenditure, total

1,2,77,000

29,133.42

5e. Total Tsunami Relief Expenditure

Expenditure up to January 9 th

Rs.

$

 

 

 

Village relief expenditure, total

1,2,77,000

29,133.42

 

 

 

Auroville Beach relief expenditures, total

202,145

4,620.45

 

 

 

Total Expenditures

1,156,145

26,426.14


5c. Expenditures on relief work for Auroville Beach Communities

Expenditures until January 9 th , 2005

Rs.

$

Water maintenance

29,645

674.14

Fences

1,06,300

2,417.14

House repairs

1,45,000

3,315.14

Night guards

15,000

342.86

Personal emergency maintenances

2,23,660

5,085.61

Miscellaneous

55,060

1,251.82

 

 

 

Total

2,02,145

13,086.71