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In this aerial photo released by Xinhua News Agency, shows rescue workers at a flooded coal mine in Hutubi county in of Hui Autonomous Prefecture of Changji, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Some miners were reported trapped after the coal mine flooded.

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Men look for salvageable items amid floating debris and damaged boats following a storm at a port in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia. Multiple disasters caused by severe weather in eastern Indonesia and neighboring East Timor have left a number of people dead or missing.

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People stand amid rocks and debris as they inspect the damage at a flood-affected village in Ile Ape on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia. Rescuers in remote eastern Indonesia were digging through the debris of a landslide Tuesday in search of people believed to be buried in one of several disasters brought on by severe weather in the Southeast Asian nation and neighboring East Timor.

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A man inspects a road destroyed after a flood in Dili, East Timor.

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A collapsed retaining wall sits along the banks of a flooded river in Dili, East Timor. Several disasters brought on by severe weather in eastern Indonesia and neighboring East Timor have left a number of people dead or missing.

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Residents wait for help to cross a flooded road in Malaka Tengah, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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A woman with her children carries their belongings as they walk after crossing a flooded road in Malaka Tengah, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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In this image made from video, Indonesian soldiers use a tractor to help residents to cross a flooded road in Malaka Tengah, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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People wade through flood waters in Dili, East Timor.

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Flood survivors receive medical treatment at a hospital on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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People carry a man injured during a flood in Ile Ape, on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia

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People walk amid debris at a village affected by flood in Ile Ape, on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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A damaged vehicle sits in the flood water in Ile Ape, on Lembata Island, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia.

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A man inspects buildings damaged by a flood in Dili, East Timor.

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People inspect buildings damaged by a flood in Dili, East Timor.

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In this image made from video, soldiers and police officers assist residents to cross a flooded road in Malaka Tengah, East Nusa Tenggara province, Indonesia. Multiple disasters caused by torrential rains in eastern Indonesia have left dozens of people dead and missing and displaced thousands, the country's disaster relief agency said Monday.

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A woman looks at debris caught on a submerged bridge in Windsor, northwest of Sydney, Australia. Emergency services have made hundreds of rescues since the flooding began last week and insurance companies expect the damage in New South Wales to exceed 1 billion Australian dollars ($760 million).

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The roof of a structure is visible as floodwater covers large areas northwest of Sydney, Australia. Some 18,000 residents of Australia's most populous state have fled their homes since last week, with warnings the flood cleanup could stretch into April.

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In this drone photo a house is surrounded by flood waters in Londonderry on the outskirts of Sydney, Australia.

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Buildings are partially submerged as floodwater covers large areas, northwest of Sydney.

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Buildings are partially submerged in a floodwater in the Windsor area, northwest of Sydney, Australia.

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Buildings are partially submerged as floodwater covers large areas northwest of Sydney, Australia. Some 18,000 residents of Australia's most populous state have fled their homes since last week, with warnings the flood cleanup could stretch into April.

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People play on equipment at a playground on the banks of the Nepean River at Jamisontown on the western outskirts of Sydney. Australia's most populous state of New South Wales has issued more evacuation orders following the worst flooding in decades.

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Equipment lies partly submerged at a property in Londonderry on the outskirts of Sydney, Australia. Hundreds of people have been rescued from floodwaters that have isolated dozens of towns in Australia's most populous state of New South Wales and forced thousands to evacuate their homes as record rain continues to inundate the countries east coast.

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A couple stand at a washed section of road at Port Stephens 200 kilometers (124 miles) north of Sydney, Australia.

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Debris floats past a partially submerged business flooded by water from the Hawkesbury River in Windsor, northwest of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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A car is blocked by a flooded river at Old Pitt Town, north west of Sydney, Australia.

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People shelter under umbrellas as they watch the flooded Hawkesbury River in Windsor, northwest of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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An abandoned excavator still has its flashing warning light working as it is engulfed by water from the flooded Hawkesbury River in Windsor, northwest of Sydney.

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A house is surrounded by water from the flooded Hawkesbury River in Windsor, northwest of Sydney.

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A man films a flooded field at Old Pitt Town, north west of Sydney, Australia.

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A horse stands in a paddock near floods at Old Pitt Town north west of Sydney, Australia.

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Buildings are partly submerged in flood waters at Londonderry on the western outskirts of Sydney, Australia.

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The New Windsor Bridge is seen inundated by flood waters from the Hawkesbury River in Windsor, northwest of Sydney, New South Wales.

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A truck drives through a flooded road at Old Pitt Town, north west of Sydney, Australia.

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A boat is loaded back onto its trailer on a flooded road at Old Pitt Town, north west of Sydney, Australia. Australia's most populous state of New South Wales on Sunday issued more evacuation orders following the worst flooding in decades.

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Vehicles are submerged in a flooded yard near Londonderry on the western outskirts of Sydney, Australia.

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People shelter under umbrellas as they watch the flooded Hawkesbury River in Windsor, north west of Sydney, New South Wales. Hundreds of people have been rescued from floodwaters that have isolated dozens of towns in Australia's most populous state New South Wales and forced thousands to evacuate their homes as record rain continues.

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Children play in a flooded park at Port Stephens, 200 kilometers (124 miles) north of Sydney, Australia. The Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe weather warning for people across New South Wales and to expect intense rain and potentially life-threatening flooding to the Mid North Coast, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, and parts of the Central and Southern Tablelands.

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In this photo taken by a drone, the city of Beattyville, Ky., sits underwater following heavy rains which caused the Kentucky River to flood.

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An abandoned car is surrounded by floodwater on Kentucky Route 7 in Salyersville, Kentucky.

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Catherine Castle stands on the porch of her home in downtown Paintsville, Kentucky.

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A vehicle is surrounded by floodwaters in the parking of the Johnson County Judicial Center in Paintsville, Kentucky.

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People carry their belongings as they wade through the water in a flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Bekasi, Indonesia. Thousands of residents are being evacuated on the outskirts of Indonesia's capital after the Citarum River embankment broke.

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Rescue and restoration work underway at Tapovan tunnel, after a glacier burst on Feb. 7 triggered a flash flood, in Chamoli district.

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Daulan Bakhla shows a photograph of her elder son Jyotish Bakhla, who died in the Uttarakhand glacier burst, at her village in Bethad panchayat under Lohardaga district. Bakhla was working as a labour at the Tapovan hydel project of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC).

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People push their motorcycles through an area flooded after the embankment of Citarum River burst, in Bekasi, Indonesia. Heavy rains caused rivers to burst their banks in the region sending muddy water into residential and commercial areas, inundating thousands of homes.

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People swim through a flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A man grabs a tree to keep from being swept away by flood water through a flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Rescuers evacuate people from their flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents wait for evacuation from their flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A woman walks through a flooded walkway following heavy rains, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents use a rubber boat to make their way through a flooded street following heavy rains, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Residents use a cork material as a raft to make their way through a flooded street following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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People stand above at an office yard flooded following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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People wait for the water to subside as their vehicles are stuck at on a flooded toll road following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A man holds onto a safety line installed at a flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Indonesian men carry their belongings as they wade through the water at a flooded neighborhood following heavy rains in Jakarta, Indonesia. Heavy downpours combined with poor city sewage planning often causes heavy flooding in parts of greater Jakarta.

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People watch the rescue and restoration work at damaged Tapovan barrage, weeks after the glacier burst at Joshimath which triggered a massive flash flood on Feb. 7, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Family members of Rakesh Kapoor, who died in the Chamoli disaster, mourn after his body was brough at his residence in Palampur.

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Volunteers prepare food for rescuers and those affected by flash floods triggered by a glacier burst on Feb. 7 in Joshimath, at Badagaon in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Villagers cross a river in an aerial cableway, a week after glacier burst on Feb. 7 in Joshimath triggered a flash flood, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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ITBP personnel carry out rescue and restoration work at Raini village, a week after glacier burst on Feb. 7 in Joshimath triggered a flash flood, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Ration and essential items being carried by ITBP personnel to Suki, Lata and Bhalgaun villages, which are cut off due to the flash flood in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Ration and essential items being distributed by ITBP personnel to Suki, Lata and Bhalgaun villages, which are cut off due to the flash flood in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Locals assisting in rescue and restoration work rest at Raini village, after a glacier burst on Feb. 7 in Joshimath triggered a flash flood in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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A relative stands near the mortal remains of Rishi Ganga hydro power project GM, Basharat Zargar, who died after a glacier burst in Joshimath triggered a flash flood, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Flash floods on Feb. 7 washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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Lella Devi, who is six months pregnant shows medicines after receiving relief material from authorities, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Flash floods due to a glacier burst on Feb. 7 at Joshimath have washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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Family members of Jay Kishan, a worker with flood-ravaged Tapovan- Vishnugad hydel power project of Uttarakhand, who has been missing since Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath, at their residence in Mirzapur.

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Aerial view shows washed away Tapovan hydel power project plant after Sunday's glacier burst, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Flash floods due to a glacier burst on Feb. 7 at Joshimath have washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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Army personnel build a cable car bridge to transport villagers to their home, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Flood-ravaged Tapovan project in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Flash floods due to a glacier burst on Feb. 7 at Joshimath have washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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Washed away Tapovan project in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Flash floods due to a glacier burst on Feb. 7 at Joshimath have washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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A helicoper being used for transportation of men, material & heavy loads towards rescue operations in flood-hit Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, Flash floods due to a glacier burst on Feb. 7 at Joshimath have washed away Tapovan hydel project and claimed over 30 lives with several persons still missing.

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Uttarakhand Governor Baby Rani Maurya visits the damaged Tapovan hydel project tunnel to take the stock of the situation, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Rescue operations are still underway in Chamoli district where flash floods in the Alaknanda river system caused widespread destruction on Sunday.

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A shoe lies in the debris near the Tapovan hydel project tunnel, following Sunday's glacier burst at Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue team members during search and rescue operation near the damaged Tapovan hydel project tunnel, following Sunday's glacier burst at Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Residents look on from the terrace of a building after search and rescue operation near Raini village was halted due to surge in water levels of Rishiganga river, in the aftermath of Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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An earthmover removes debris near the Tapovan hydel project tunnel, following Sunday's glacier burst at Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue teams stand near the Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel carry out search and rescue operation near the damaged Tapovan hydel project tunnel, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel carry out search and rescue operation near the damaged Tapovan hydel project tunnel, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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A local villager on contract, carrying out rescue and restoration work near Raini village, looks on at the damage caused by Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Local villagers on contract carry out rescue and restoration work near Raini village, Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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An IIT technician flies a drone to survey and map the damage near Raini village, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Debris of the damaged Rishiganga Power Plant near Raini village, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Log sheets of a power plant lie over the debris near Raini village, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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A local villager on contract carries out rescue and restoration work near Raini village, after Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Border Road Organization (BRO) personnel carry out rescue and restoration works at Raini village, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath which caused a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Border Road Organization (BRO) personnel carry out rescue and restoration works at Raini village, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath which caused a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue and restoration works being carried out, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath which caused a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations being carried out at Tapovan barrage, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath which caused a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Rescue operations underway following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, near Raini village in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand

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Rescue operations continue at Tapovan Tunnel, following the Sunday's glacier burst in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand

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Gadambari Devi shows her sister-in-law Amrita's photo who was washed away by the Sunday's flash flood following the glacier burst while they were working in a field, at Raini village in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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