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Assam Floods

Hundreds of thousands of people have been affected by floodwaters and landslides following incessant rainfall in the region.

July 16, 2020

Villagers row a boat near a submerged house to cross a flooded area, in Morigaon district.

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An official tries to feed a rhino who is resting near NH 37 after straying out from flood-affected Kaziranga National Park, in Nagaon district.

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A rhino rests near NH 37 after straying out from flood-affected Kaziranga National Park, in Nagaon district.

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A one-horned rhinoceros along with her baby stands in floodwater inside Kaziranga National Park, in Golaghat district.

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Villagers move towards a safer place from a flood affected area, in Gopalganj distric.

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Villagers in a flood affected area, in Gopalganj district.

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A herd of wild elephants takes shelter on highland inside the flooded Burapahar range of Kaziranga National Park, in Nagaon District.

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One-horned rhinos take shelter at highland inside the flood-affected area of Kaziranga National Park, in Golaghat District.

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NDRF personnel evacuate 103 marooned villagers during a rescue operation at flooded Bohirghat village due to heavy rain, in Barpeta.

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A shopkeeper stands in his shop submerged due to heavy rain, at Chandrapur in Kamrup district.

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A man holds a turtle which was found in the floodwater, at Panikhaiti in Kamrup district.

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A tiger wades through a flooded area in search of higher land near Kaziranga National Park, at Baghmari village in Nagaon district.

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Forest officials rescue a baby rhino from the flooded Kaziranga National Park, in Nagaon district.

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A flood affected man rows a makeshift banana raft with two children in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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A flood affected woman sits on a country boat near her submerged house in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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Flood affected villagers are seen near their partially submerged houses in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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Flood affected women collect drinking water from a hand pump on an embankment of river Brahmaputra in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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A flood affected boy stands on a makeshift platform near his partially submerged house in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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Flood affected villagers are seen at their partially submerged houses in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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FIndian flood affected villagers and cattle take shelter on a partially washed away road in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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Flood affected people park their tractors and vehicles on a bridge in Gagolmari village, Morigaon district, Assam.

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A wild deer crosses the National Highway-37 in search for safer place near the flood-hit Kaziranga National Park in Nagaon district of Assam.

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