In This Flooded Maharashtra Town, Covid Patients Being Rescued On Boats

In parts of the coastal town of Chiplun in Ratnagiri district, around 250 km from Mumbai, water levels rose as high as 12 feet following 24 hours of uninterrupted rain that caused the Vashishti river to overflow, submerging roads and homes. A dedicated Covid hospital was surrounded by flood waters and patients were seen being rescued in boats.

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