Israel has sent humanitarian aid to victims of the monsoon floods in the Indian state of Kerala. At least 350 people were killed and more than 800,000 were left homeless by the disaster.
Israeli Consul in Bangalore Dana Koresh and the consulate staff delivered the first truck of humanitarian aid Tuesday to the residents of Kerala.
Water, food and clothing were delivered in accordance with requests by local authorities.
In addition to the aid from the Israeli government, Israeli humanitarian organization IsraAid sent an emergency team to assist and supply locals with the means to purify contaminated water as well as maintain proper hygiene.