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Duration 2003/07/16 Heavy rains are hampering efforts to rescue survivors after flash floods killed at least 19 people at a construction site in India's northern state of Himachal Pradesh. Country or District India Name Flash Flood
Headline(Source, Date) Personal Injury Material Damage Others
- Reuters AlertNet 2003/07/17
South Asia's annual monsoon, which began in June.
- CNN news 2003/07/16
At least 100 people were killed in northern India when a flash flood swept through a make-shift tent site where laborers were sleeping, local police say.
- BBC news 2003/07/17
Rains hamper Indian flood rescue
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- BBC news 2003/07/18
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