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Waterborne diseases spreading in Jammu and Kashmir as flood waters turn fetid

by AFP/PTI
A boat carries relief material in a flooded street at Jawahar Nagar in Srinagar on Monday. More than 75,000 people were still stuck in partly submerged homes in Kashmir’s main city of Srinagar, where roads have been transformed into stagnant canals strewn with sewage, wreckage and dead livestock. Photo - PTI/Atul Yadav
Emergency workers battled on Monday to prevent waterborne diseases from spreading, as fetid water swilled around the Kashmir valley more than a week after the region’s worst flooding

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