IAF officials have set up a 'make shift helipad' at its base in Kodiakarai to ensure movement of relief materials in the region.
The unit was able to stand against the adversity and activate a make shift helipad which not only brought some relief material but also facilitated Raksha Mantri (Defence Minsiter) Nirmala Sitharaman's visit, it said.
The air warriors of the unit Sunday distributed relief materials in Kodiakkarai village.
A total of 1,000 kgs of relief material consisting of rice, wheat flour, salt, noodles, sanitary items and medicines were distributed, it added.
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