GUWAHATI: While Assam cries foul about not getting sufficient attention when the state is ravaged by floods, a group of bikers from Assam are on their way to help the victims of the devastating floods in Kerala. The initiative has been taken up by Guwahati based organization, Assam Bikers, which have raised a donation of Rs 28,502 on August 19 and 20.
On the first day, the bikers traveled to various places of Guwahati including Big Bazaar, Central Mall, Food Villa, Guwahati Central, Shraddhanjali Kanan and Nehru Park to collect fund. A total of 597 people made a contribution. While the highest amount donated by an individual was Rs 2,000, the lowest was just Re 1. On the second day, the bikers collected fund at Commerce College point on the Zoo Road. The fund was directly deposited in the organization's bank account by some people.