Unprecedented floods in Jammu and Kashmir have created havoc in the lives of people. Incessant rains, overflowing and breach in the embankments of Jhelum and Chinab rivers have wrecked a havoc and damaged infrastructure, homes, and resulted in the death of more than 175 people so far.
Military personnel along with National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are relentlessly engaged in evacuating the survivors and save their lives. More than 23,000 people are evacuated to safety so far. But there is a humanitarian crisis as thousands of survivors are at risk due to lack of food, water, medicine and safe shelter.
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