After this devastating earthquake, RP Foundation was involved in providing relief for victims by the second day of the earthquake. Some of the major relief works done by the foundation are mentioned below.
1. Safe Drinking Water
A. People were suffering from different problems after the earthquake, The drinking water supply was blocked and even the people couldn’t enter their house. So RP Foundation immediately started to provide safe drinking water for earthquake victims as the water is the main source of infection and to reduce the risk of epidemic disease. RP foundation distributed about 400 cases of Mineral water as urgent relief and so many jars of water in Bhaktapur and Panauti.
B. Water was becoming more polluted. So with the joint collaboration of Rotary club of Guenzburg, Germany & Schulerhilfe fur Nepal, Germany we distributed Paul filter (which filters all bacteria & debris) to different schools. Some of them are:
2. Tarpaulins Distribution
Lots of people had lost their homes after the earthquake. Victims have to sleep whole night under open sky instead of heavy rain. So RP Foundation started to distribute tarpaulins on the second day and distributed to more than 500 household of Bhaktapur, Kavre, Dhading and Sindhupalchowk district.
3. Health Camps
Health camp after the catastrophic earthquake was one of the major need in Nepal. So RP Foundation started to treat victims in different ways.
Details of Beneficiaries of the Medical & Surgical Camp:
|S.no||Date||Details of Location||No.of Patient|
|1||5th May 2015||Pushal, Dharmasthali, Kathmandu||178|
|2||6th May 2015||Devidanda, Sindhupalchwok||199|
|3||7th May 2015||Simle, Sindhupalchowk||230|
|4||8th May 2015||Mangaltar, KAvre||111|
|5||9th May 2015||Sandi, Jyamdi, KAvre||236|
|6||10th May 2015||Koshipari, Kavre||381|
|7||11th May 2015||Devitar, Kavre||303|
|8||12th May 2015||Dapcha, Kavre||150|
|9||13th May 2015||Durbar Square, Bhaktapur||225|
4. Heritage Site Cleaning Campaign
Heritage sites in Nepal such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Squares and many more sites were distracted along with the ancient private property too. Only the effort of government is not possible. So RP Foundation in coordination with students from Nepal Vocational Academy, Panauti and the local community started to clear and clean heritage sites in Bhaktapur and had cleaned so many sites.
5. Transit Shelter