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In pictures: South Asia's flood battle
Bangladeshi flood victims in Bogra district
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Bangladesh has been badly hit, with Sylhet airport closed and 41 out of the country's 64 districts now affected.
Flood victims in the Bangladeshi district of Sirajgonj.
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The conditions are being described as the worst floods in decades.
Bangladeshi villagers herd pigs in Bogra district
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The floods have bought devastation for people and livestock, with thousands of acres of crops lost.
Man on train in Bihar
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Reports from the Indian state of Bihar say flood victims have been looting emergency supplies, complaining that the relief effort is not getting through.
Residents besides submerged railway track in Bihar
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Parts of Bihar have been cut off from the rest of the country, with the army delivering emergency supplies.
Rickshaws go through floodwaters in Gauhati
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The north-east Indian state of Assam has also been badly affected, with many towns and villages waist deep in water.
Rickshaw pullers take their customers through floodwaters in Gauhati
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The Indian prime minister has described the floods as "devastating" and has set up a task force to help those affected.
Relatives and neighbours of landslide victims in Assam
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Floods are not the only problem facing the beleaguered people of India's north-east. Landslides are also reported to have killed many people.

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