Funds have reached India and food parcels have been distributed. Our immediate focus has been to meet the needs of many of the women and families that we support, providing them with food and also raising the awareness of hygiene and the importance of wearing facemasks.
The state of Tamil Nadu has just started a two week lock down. There is still a shortage of medication and oxygen. Over the weekend we sadly heard that a few local pastors have died due to COVID and family members that are in hospital. We have also been helping with medical bills for those who have been hospitalised.