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Devastating glimpses from Bihar floods

THE ASIAN AGE

Published : Sep 30, 2019, 1:23 pm IST
Updated : Nov 11, 2019, 11:17 am IST
State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) workers rescue people from flood-affected area of Bahadurpur following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) workers rescue people from flood-affected area of Bahadurpur following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
Nation Disaster Response Force (NDRF) workers rescue an elderly patient from flood-affected area of Bahadurpur following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna on September 29, 2019. (Photo: PTI)
 Nation Disaster Response Force (NDRF) workers rescue an elderly patient from flood-affected area of Bahadurpur following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna on September 29, 2019. (Photo: PTI)
Residents of Rajendra Nagar area relocate to a safer place with their belongings as their houses gets flooded following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
 Residents of Rajendra Nagar area relocate to a safer place with their belongings as their houses gets flooded following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
Peoples sit on a makeshift boat to cross the flood-affected area of Sakha Maidan following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
 Peoples sit on a makeshift boat to cross the flood-affected area of Sakha Maidan following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
Waterlogging at a ward of Nalanda Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) after heavy monsoon rains in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
 Waterlogging at a ward of Nalanda Medical College and Hospital (NMCH) after heavy monsoon rains in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
A crane pulls out an autorickshaw from a flooded area in Mirzapur district in Bihar. (Photo: PTI)
 A crane pulls out an autorickshaw from a flooded area in Mirzapur district in Bihar. (Photo: PTI)
People wade through a flooded street during heavy rain, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
 People wade through a flooded street during heavy rain, in Patna. (Photo: PTI)
Villagers carry grass for their cattle by a boat, in a flood-hit village in the vicinity of River Bagmati in Darbhanga district. (Photo: PTI)
 Villagers carry grass for their cattle by a boat, in a flood-hit village in the vicinity of River Bagmati in Darbhanga district. (Photo: PTI)
A policeman travels with residents on a wooden boat to cross a flooded locality near the Ahiyapur police station at Muzaffarpur district in Bihar. (Photo: AFP)
 A policeman travels with residents on a wooden boat to cross a flooded locality near the Ahiyapur police station at Muzaffarpur district in Bihar. (Photo: AFP)
Water gushes through a partially inundated railway track following incessant monsoon rainfall, at Madhubani district in Bihar. The death toll in the Bihar floods mounted to 24, with 2.6 million people reeling from the deluge in 12 districts of the state. (Photo: PTI)
 Water gushes through a partially inundated railway track following incessant monsoon rainfall, at Madhubani district in Bihar. The death toll in the Bihar floods mounted to 24, with 2.6 million people reeling from the deluge in 12 districts of the state. (Photo: PTI)
Children sit on a higher ground in a flood affected area, following heavy monsoon rain, at Sitamarhi. (Photo: PTI)
 Children sit on a higher ground in a flood affected area, following heavy monsoon rain, at Sitamarhi. (Photo: PTI)
A flooded village following incessant monsoon rains, at Mushari in Muzaffarpur district. (Photo: PTI)
 A flooded village following incessant monsoon rains, at Mushari in Muzaffarpur district. (Photo: PTI)

Tags: Bihar, Patna, floods, Bahadurpur, Muzaffarpur