As of 1 July 08, government sources reported the human death toll as 245 in the affected States/ Union Territories.
Early and heavy monsoon rains in India have caused floods in different parts of the country, leaving a total of 93 people dead across the country.
BBC news 2008/06/21
The number of people who have died in heavy flooding this week in east and north-east India following torrential rain has now risen above 50.
Reuters AlertNet 2008/06/17
Monsoon rains swept across India\\\'s remote northeast, forcing hundreds of thousands of villagers from their flooded homes and killing at least 30 people, officials said on Tuesday.
Flash floods, mudslides kill 25 in India\'s northeast