India flood stranded still wait

Submitted by syg205 on September 3, 2008 - 2:31am.

Up to half a million people are still stranded by flood waters in the Indian state of Bihar, aid workers say.

Monsoon rains caused the river Kosi to change course, severely affecting areas in Bihar not normally prone to floods.

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India flood stranded still wait

In short: Many people still remain cut off from aid, while looting is reaching uncontrollable levels in some areas. This site also has video of the flooding as well as aid distribution.