three photos of flooding in India, in one a mother dog is carrying one of her puppies or another dog across the flooded river

Catastrophic Flooding Jammu and Kashmir India Sep 2014

The disaster desk was activated on September 7, 2014 following heavy rains, unprecedented floods occurred in portions of Jammu and Kashmir region. The death toll to date is reported to be between 120 – 160. Five days of incessant rains in Indian-controlled Kashmir has caused the region’s worst flooding in more than five decades, submerging hundreds of villages and triggering landslides, officials said..”ABCNews As of 7:29 Eastern 9/7 over 900 people were listed needing food shelter or rescue.

This situation report contains information about current digital response efforts, active social media accounts and synthesized data from local citizens, traditional & new media categorized into communications, medical, and urgent needs.

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