Kerala floods: How you can contribute to CM Relief Fund
Recently Kerala faces the biggest disaster and lots of people were lost their life. In this monsoon, people in Kerala suffering from Floods. Beautiful Kerala is completely broken now. Many homes, Farms, Rice Fields, educational institutions, Small Business Industries are completely destroyed. Millions of people are currently living in Flood Relief Camps. This disaster causes around 20, 000 crores of loss in Kerala. So Kerala really needs the financial help from others to overcome this situation. To re-build beautiful Kerala is a very difficult process. Anyone can donate money for Kerala Flood relief.
You can transfer your contributions directly to the Kerala Chief Minister Distress Relief Fund.
The account details are shown below.
Bank: State Bank of India
Account-holder name: CMDRF
Account number: 67319948232
Branch: City Branch, Trivandrum
UPI: [email protected]
Transfer Money Via Donation Portal
To transfer money, the government of Kerala has created an online donation portal that accepts VISA, Mastercard, Rupay, and other international cards, besides net banking.
Click Here to access the Donation Portal of Kerala Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund.
Transfer Money Via Paytm
Another method is you can transfer money through mobile payment platforms like Paytm. When you opening the Paytm website or Mobile application, you can see a donate icon in its homepage. Just click on the Donate icon. Now, there are two options available. You can donate to Kodagu or Kerala Flood relief fund. choose one of the options and then enter your name and amount. After that click Proceed button. Contributions to the relief fund are exempt from taxation under India’s Income Tax Act. So the Paytm isn’t able to provide tax exemption receipts.
Pay via e-commerce platform Amazon India and Bigbasket.
Amazon India has tied up with relief organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, World Vision, Goonj, and Oxfam India. Through Amazon, you can donate only things through these organizations. People outside India can also make donations. You can donate Grocery items via Bigbasket through the organization Goonj. Select the items to enter the Gift registry address and complete your payment through debit card, net banking, and UPI payment methods.