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India: Eight districts in Bihar hit by flood amid heavy rainfall01:55

India: Eight districts in Bihar hit by flood amid heavy rainfall

India, Bihar
July 21, 2020 at 17:26 GMT +00:00 · Published

Eight districts of Bihar, a state in East India that is bordering Nepal, were hit by flood as heavy rainfalls continued on Tuesday.

The scope of destruction caused by the disaster could be seen, with some barns and houses affected by the flood. A rescue team was also scouring the surroundings on a boat.

The State government urged locals to move to higher places as the water level in flooded rivers could rise over the next day.

India: Eight districts in Bihar hit by flood amid heavy rainfall01:55
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Eight districts of Bihar, a state in East India that is bordering Nepal, were hit by flood as heavy rainfalls continued on Tuesday.

The scope of destruction caused by the disaster could be seen, with some barns and houses affected by the flood. A rescue team was also scouring the surroundings on a boat.

The State government urged locals to move to higher places as the water level in flooded rivers could rise over the next day.

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