Dear Fr. Thomas and the members of
Loving greetings from Fr. Sharat Saju
IMS, Rosenberg, Germany.
I am happy to send you Photos of the
“Tsunami Housing Project” in Alapuzha, Kerala, under the
supervision of IMS fathers, namely, Fr. Sachit I.M.S.
Though there had been initial difficulties especially
from the part of Government; in allotment of the piece
of land and the permission to build the houses… etc, did
the tireless and strenuous effort of Fr. Sachit bear
fruit. We, the members of Indian Catholic Community in
Vienna with the help of our Austrian friends, have a
reason to rejoice in the Lord, for His manifold
blessings showered upon the poor and the needy, in and
I, in the name of IMS team, thank
each and everyone for the wholehearted support and
interest in materializing this great task. It is
impossible for me to thank each one of you individually,
hence, please, accept it as a mark of personal thanks
and gratitude to each one of you.
As per the information from Alapuzha,
IMS House, they received about 14 lacs Rupees. Under
the personal supervision of Fr. Sachit IMS, built 8
houses and each house amounts to an expense of 2 lacs
Rupees. The house with two rooms, a living room and the
Kitchen has a guarantee for 5 years. Waterproof
materials are used in its construction. Each family,
through their own manual labour, made the local
The contribution from Vienna as given
1. Indian Catholic Community
: € 9000.00
2. Friends of Changanassery
: € 1000.00
3. Through Mr. Joseph Palathunkal
: € 2508.00
4. Surya Chapter- Vienna, through Mr.
Benjamin : € 1811.00
5. Students of Vienna International
Miss. Sharon Thampi and
group: € 170.00
6. Hanushkrankenhaus through Dr. Fridolin €
amount € 24,896.00
With sincere thanks and prayers,
Fr. Sharat Saju IMS
Tel: 0049 9661 9069800, Mobile: 0049 16098713899
NB. The honourable ministers did the
inauguration and the handing-over of the
House-Keys to the families.
Please see the photos.