Radio Saving Lives In Kerala Catastrophe Again
We are all aware about the floods in Kerala and how the state is struggling to deal with the calamity day to day. In these times, more than ever, do we need to band together as a nation to bring God’s own country out of the darkness that has engulfed it. A POWERFUL MEDIUM TO SAVE LIVES Time and again, one medium has proved to be a powerful mode of communication in Kerala which is the radio and the amateur radio operators who worked day and night during Kerala rescue operations. Even during the Chennai flood in 2015, the medium […]
Superheroes Save The City: How Police Officers Came To The Rescue Of A Flood-Struck Pune
Pune was in shambles as the wall of the Mutha river canal collapsed on Thursday, September 27, resulting in flooding near the Dandekar bridge area. According to one of the men who hoped others in the rescue, “The water was up to my stomach. I led the women out holding their hands and the children I took piggyback as the water had gone above their heads.” The water rushed in so quickly without notice that anyone hardly got the time to react. With the collapsing of the wall around 11 am, the river water, flowing as fast as 1277 cusecs, […]
When Charity Began at Home!
We live in a country that is drastically diverse in terms of race, caste, language, and class. It’s therefore quite natural that our homeland has been the hotbed of many a conflict, where states and communities have refused to cooperate with each other. In fact, national unity has been a topic of concern for each and every government that has come into power. Previously instances of a strong united spirit were only seen when India was playing a cricket match or fighting a war. But the recent floods in Kerala have really opened our eyes to the importance of the […]