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Monsoon Devastates Villages in India

Thousands evacuate in flood

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  • People salvage their belongings from a flood damaged house in Rajpar village, about 50 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Friday, Sept. 19, 2008. Army personnel are undertaking relief and rescue operations with monsoon floods throwing life out of gear in several areas in the state.
  • People walk on a flood damaged road at Majethi village, about 50 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Friday, Sept. 19, 2008. Army personnel are undertaking relief and rescue operations with monsoon floods throwing life out of gear in several areas in the state.
  • People walk past an overturned truck on a flooded road at Chharad village, about 62 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Friday, Sept. 19, 2008. Army personnel are undertaking relief and rescue operations with monsoon floods throwing life out of gear in several areas in the state.
  • People move through flood waters near Lakhtar town in Surendranagar district, 75 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Gujarat leading to evacuation of over 4,500 people in Surendranagar district and flooding in many low-lying areas according to news reports.
  • A woman carries her son as she wades through flood waters along with a dog near Lakhtar, a town in the Surendranagar district, 75 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Gujarat leading to evacuation of over 4,500 people in Surendranagar district and flooding in many low-lying areas according to news reports.
  • A flood affected family sits outside their damaged home near Lakhtar town in Surendranagar district, 75 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Gujarat leading to evacuation of over 4,500 people in Surendranagar district and flooding in many low-lying areas according to news reports.
  • People watch a flooded river at Vadhvan village near Lakhtar town in Surendranagar district, 75 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Gujarat leading to evacuation of over 4,500 people in Surendranagar district and flooding in many low-lying areas according to news reports.
  • A man walks past his wrecked home near Lakhtar town in Surendranagar district, 75 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Gujarat leading to evacuation of over 4,500 people in Surendranagar district and flooding in many low-lying areas according to news reports.
  • People sit on a damaged highway as two stranded men are rescued by a local man, background, at Majethi village, about 50 miles west of Ahmadabad, India, Friday, Sept. 19, 2008. Army personnel are undertaking relief and rescue operations with monsoon floods throwing life out of gear in several areas in the state.

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