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Monsoon rains flood parts of India

A crocodile lies on the roof of a submerged house during a flood in Belgaum, Karnataka, India, August 11. Floods brought by heavy rains and overflowing rivers across large swathes of western and southern India have forced the evacuation of hundreds of thousands from their homes.  
 

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A crocodile lies on the roof of a submerged house during a flood in Belgaum, Karnataka, India, August 11. Floods brought by heavy rains and overflowing rivers across large swathes of western and southern India have forced the evacuation of hundreds...more

A crocodile lies on the roof of a submerged house during a flood in Belgaum, Karnataka, India, August 11. Floods brought by heavy rains and overflowing rivers across large swathes of western and southern India have forced the evacuation of hundreds of thousands from their homes. ANI/REUTERS TV via REUTERS
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An Army soldier carries an infant as they evacuate flood-affected people to a safer place in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

An Army soldier carries an infant as they evacuate flood-affected people to a safer place in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer

An Army soldier carries an infant as they evacuate flood-affected people to a safer place in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 11. REUTERS/Stringer
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A flood-affected boy carries his dog as he and others are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9.  REUTERS/Sivaram V

A flood-affected boy carries his dog as he and others are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A flood-affected boy carries his dog as he and others are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer
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A woman clears out the water from her flooded house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A woman clears out the water from her flooded house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V

A woman clears out the water from her flooded house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Boys clean their bicycle with floodwater outside their house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Boys clean their bicycle with floodwater outside their house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Boys clean their bicycle with floodwater outside their house at Paravur on the outskirts of Kochi, in the southern state of Kerala, August 11. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Flood-affected people are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Flood-affected people are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Flood-affected people are moved to a safer place in Paravur in Ernakulam district in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Rescuers help people to cross a flooded area after a landslide caused by torrential monsoon rains in Meppadi in Wayanad district in the southern Indian state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers help people to cross a flooded area after a landslide caused by torrential monsoon rains in Meppadi in Wayanad district in the southern Indian state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Stringer

Rescuers help people to cross a flooded area after a landslide caused by torrential monsoon rains in Meppadi in Wayanad district in the southern Indian state of Kerala, India, August 9. REUTERS/Stringer
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Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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School girls wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

School girls wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

School girls wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A schoolgirl cries as she stands in a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A schoolgirl cries as she stands in a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A schoolgirl cries as she stands in a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Men ride a scooter through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men ride a scooter through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Men ride a scooter through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area past a submerged temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area past a submerged temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team wade through a water-logged area past a submerged temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Army and Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

Army and Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer

Army and Navy personnel evacuate flood-affected people to safer places in Sangli district in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 10. REUTERS/Stringer
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Schoolchildren wade through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, India, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Schoolchildren wade through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, India, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Schoolchildren wade through a flooded street after heavy rains in New Delhi, India, August 6. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

An aerial view shows a flooded residential area after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Flood-affected people are evacuated to a safer place after heavy rains in Kolhapur in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 8. REUTERS/Abhijeet Gurjar

Flood-affected people are evacuated to a safer place after heavy rains in Kolhapur in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 8. REUTERS/Abhijeet Gurjar

Flood-affected people are evacuated to a safer place after heavy rains in Kolhapur in the western state of Maharashtra, India, August 8. REUTERS/Abhijeet Gurjar
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Members of a rescue team row a boat towards a submerged temple to look for a man believed to be stranded inside the temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team row a boat towards a submerged temple to look for a man believed to be stranded inside the temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Members of a rescue team row a boat towards a submerged temple to look for a man believed to be stranded inside the temple during heavy rains on the outskirts of Kochi in the southern state of Kerala, India, August 8. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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People commute through water-logged roads after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People commute through water-logged roads after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People commute through water-logged roads after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 10. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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