Weathering the Storm in Ersama – Introduction

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WEATHERING THE STORM IN ERSAMA

 ByHarsh Mander

Introduction of the lesson- WEATHERING THE STORM IN ERSAMA

 INTRODUCTION

In October 1999, a cyclone hit Orissa. It killed thousands of people and destroyed hundreds of houses. Prashant a young man, had gone Ersama, a small town, to visit one of his friends. The place was just eighteen kilometres from his own village. Towards the evening, the town was hit by a devastating cyclone. Prashant and the family of his friend were marooned on the roof of the house for two dreadful nights. On the third day, Prashant decided to go to his village. He reached there with great difficulty. He found destruction everywhere in his village. He at once gathered some young people of his village and started helping the poor and the needy. This is the story of Prashant’s courage in the face of a great calamity.

(अक्टूबर 1999 में उड़ीसा में एक चक्रवात आया । इसने हज़ारों लोगों को मार दिया और सैकड़ों घर नष्ट कर दिए । एक युवा व्यक्ति, प्रशांत, अपने एक मित्र से मिलने एरसामा नामक एक छोटे-से कस्बे में गया हुआ था । वह स्थान उसके अपने गाँव से केवल अट्टारह किलोमीटर दूर था । शाम के समय,  कस्बे में विनाशकारी चक्रवात आया । प्रशांत एवं उसके मित्र का परिवार घर की छत पर दो भयानक रातों के लिए फंसा रहा ।  तीसरे दिन, प्रशांत ने अपने गाँव जाने का फैसला किया । वह वहाँ बहुत कठिनाई से पहुँचा । उसने अपने गाँव में चारों ओर विनाश देखा । उसने तुरंत गांव के युवा लोगों को इकट्ठा किया और गरीब एवं जरूरतमंद लोगों की सहायता करना आरंभ कर दिया । यह एक महान विपत्ति का सामना करने में प्रशांत के साहस की कहानी  है ।)

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