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Monday, 7 August, 2000, 09:00 GMT 10:00 UK
In pictures: India floods
Floods in north-eastern India have claimed nearly 120 lives and left millions homeless. There are fears that disease and severe food shortages could push up the death toll.

Indian family
A father helps his four children to safety across flooded fields in Sitamarhi

Rescue team in Bihapara
Indian army officers evacuate flood victims from submerged villages

Young girl in Bihapara
An Indian Army officer gives a young girl a helping hand in the town of Bihapara

Pujan from Himachal Pardesh
Pujan, 5, lost his parents and elder sister in the floods

Indian boys in Shantipur, Nadia district
Young Indian boys play in the flood waters



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