Hyderabad Floods: Odisha To Donate Rs 5 Cr To Telangana
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced Rs 5 crore towards relief efforts in flood-hit Hyderabad and parts of Telangana.
“Hon CM Sri Naveen Patnaik announced a contribution of Rs 5 crore towards relief efforts post floods in Hyderabad/parts of Telangana as a gesture from people of Odisha,” Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy tweeted on Wednesday.
Hon CM Sri Naveen patnaik announced a contribution of Rs 5 crore towards relief efforts post floods in Hyderabad/parts of Telengana as a gesture from people of Odisha.@IPR_Odisha @CMO_Odisha @Naveen_Odisha
— ChiefSecyOdisha (@SecyChief) October 21, 2020
The floods have already claimed more than 50 lives and left thousands homeless in the state. As many as 33 lives have been lost and 37,409 families affected in Hyderabad alone. The Municipal Administration minister pegged the city’s losses at Rs 670 crore, The India Express reported.