Worst monsoon floods in a decade in Assam, India kill 81 people and leave two million homeless THE worst monsoon floods in a decade to hit a remote northeastern Indian ... from rooftops of flooded homes. Teams of doctors have opened health clinics in the 770 relief camps that have been set up across Assam, one of India's main tea-growing states. 07/2/2012 - 4:53 pm | View Link
Monsoon floods in India kill 81, displace 2 million The worst monsoon floods in a decade to hit a remote northeastern Indian ... from rooftops of flooded homes. Teams of doctors have opened health clinics in the 770 relief camps that had been set up across Assam, one of India's main tea-growing states. 07/2/2012 - 4:33 pm | View Link
Two million forced from homes as monsoon floods kill 81 in India GAUHATI, India -- The worst monsoon floods in a decade to hit a remote northeastern ... rooftops of flooded homes. Teams of doctors have opened health clinics in the 770 relief camps that had been set up across Assam, one of India's main tea-growing ... 07/2/2012 - 5:28 am | View Link
Northeast India floods kill 79, displace two million At least 79 people have died and 2.2 million forced to leave their homes over the last week as torrential monsoon rains triggered floods across India's ... The Assam government said in a statement that an estimated 2.2 million people had been displaced ... 07/2/2012 - 1:52 am | View Link
Northeast India floods kill 79, displace two million A view of flood-affected people with their domesticated animals stranded on an islet in a flooded area of the Sonitpur district in the northeastern Indian state of Assam ... homes over the last week as torrential monsoon rains triggered floods across India ... 07/1/2012 - 9:03 pm | View Link
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