Assalaamu Alaykum ,
Body bags and ice coolers are being brought in with humanitarian relief supplies as the death toll from Hurricane Dorian rises to 43. A total of 400,000 people have been affected in both the Grand Bahama and Abaco Islands as rescue and recovery operations are underway. Residents are rushing to port areas in hopes of securing safety on cruise ships bringing people to southern Florida. HHRD's team is in the Bahamas making necessary preparations to provide assistance.
Preliminary needs include safe water, food, sanitary and hygiene measures.