In the Indian state of Maharashtra, dozens of people have died of heavy rains last day. According to the first reports, 36 deaths have been counted and dozens of missing people. People drowned or buried when buildings collapsed.
Several villages and cities are closed from the outside world by underwater access roads. The military helps with the evacuation of residents.
Maharashtra has been ravaged by heavy floods and landslides for days. In the state is Mumbai, India‘s largest city. There were 30 people killed earlier this week due to landslides. Rescuers are still looking for missing people.
It’s monsoon season in India now. Every year, heavy rainfall leads to many victims and damage.