Flash floods in north India

  • People prepare to carry their belongings to a safe land on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu,August 4. A flash flood alert has been sounded in Jammu region, where intermittent overnight rains have resulted in the flooding of rivers (AP Photo/Channi Anand).
  • Residents carry their belongings to a safe land after the rise in water on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)
  • Residents carry their belongings on a horse cart and leave for safer land during a flash flood on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu (AP Photo/Channi Anand).
  • Army soldiers take pictures of a flash flood on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu (AP Photo/Channi Anand).
  • A bulldozer flows in a flooded river after a flash flood in Bhatwari, Uttarkashi district, August 4, 2012. Flash floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains killed people in northern India, including three firefighters who were swept away as they helped rescue the stranded, an official said Saturday (AP Photo).
  • A dog stands on the edge of a bridge that was damaged after a flash flood in Duda, Uttarkashi district (AP Photo).
  • People gather to watch river water that washed away a bridge as a flash flood strikes in Uttarkashi district (AP Photo).
  • A policeman helps a man to push a cart during a flash flood on the banks of the River Tawi in Jammu, August 4, 2012 (AP Photo).

follow us Mobile Site iPad News Hunt Android RSS Tumblr Linekin Pinterest Youtube Google Plus Twitter Facebook