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A girl brushes her teeth as she stands outside her submerged shanty at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. 


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A girl brushes her teeth as she stands outside her submerged shanty at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A girl brushes her teeth as she stands outside her submerged shanty at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Children wade through a flooded street at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Children wade through a flooded street at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Children wade through a flooded street at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A woman wades through a flooded street carrying logs of wood to be used to reinforce her shanty submerged in a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman wades through a flooded street carrying logs of wood to be used to reinforce her shanty submerged in a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A woman wades through a flooded street carrying logs of wood to be used to reinforce her shanty submerged in a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi, July 31. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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School children wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai. 

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School children wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

School children wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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People wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. 

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People wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man rides a motorcycle through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. 


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A man rides a motorcycle through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man rides a motorcycle through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A bus is seen submerged on a flooded road under a railway bridge after heavy rains in New Delhi, July 3. 


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A bus is seen submerged on a flooded road under a railway bridge after heavy rains in New Delhi, July 3. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A bus is seen submerged on a flooded road under a railway bridge after heavy rains in New Delhi, July 3. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man pushes his handcart through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. 


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A man pushes his handcart through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man pushes his handcart through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. 
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A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A man wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. 


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A man wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai, July 3. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A rickshaw puller transports passengers through a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A rickshaw puller transports passengers through a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A rickshaw puller transports passengers through a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A banana vendor waits for customers at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A banana vendor waits for customers at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A banana vendor waits for customers at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A rickshaw puller helps a passenger get down at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A rickshaw puller helps a passenger get down at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A rickshaw puller helps a passenger get down at a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata, June 26. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. 


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Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Cars are seen amidst debris after the wall of a residential building collapsed due to heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Police personnel and volunteers push a generator truck through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Police personnel and volunteers push a generator truck through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Police personnel and volunteers push a generator truck through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man carries his suitcase as he walks through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man carries his suitcase as he walks through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man carries his suitcase as he walks through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man rides a motorcycle through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man rides a motorcycle through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man rides a motorcycle through a water-logged street after heavy rains in Mumbai, June 25. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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People wait for public transport at a flooded bus stop after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People wait for public transport at a flooded bus stop after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave

People wait for public transport at a flooded bus stop after heavy rains in Ahmedabad, June 24. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A tea vendor pushes a handcart through a water-logged street after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

A tea vendor pushes a handcart through a water-logged street after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

A tea vendor pushes a handcart through a water-logged street after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey
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Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 16. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 16. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 16. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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A man carries his child through a flooded area towards a safer place after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

A man carries his child through a flooded area towards a safer place after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

A man carries his child through a flooded area towards a safer place after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala, June 15. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey
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A villager uses a makeshift bamboo bridge to cross a flooded area in the Nagaon district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 18.

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A villager uses a makeshift bamboo bridge to cross a flooded area in the Nagaon district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 18. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

A villager uses a makeshift bamboo bridge to cross a flooded area in the Nagaon district, in the northeastern state of Assam, June 18. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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An aerial view shows monsoon clouds over Mumbai, June 14. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An aerial view shows monsoon clouds over Mumbai, June 14. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An aerial view shows monsoon clouds over Mumbai, June 14. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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