Flood alert sounded in India as severe rains swell Jhelum River

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Flood alert sounded in India as severe rains swell Jhelum River
Kashmiri people take a look at the rising waters of Jhelum flowing above danger mark on June 25, 2015 in Srinagar, India. A flood alert was sounded in Jammu and Kashmir State after the Jhelum and other rivers rose beyond their danger levels. Several bridges and roads have been washed away in south Kashmir with the Tral area in Pulwama district bearing the brunt of flash floods triggered by the downpour. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
A rag picker passes through the water logged shanties after breach in River Jhelum on June 25, 2015 in Srinagar, India. A flood alert was sounded in Jammu and Kashmir State after the Jhelum and other rivers rose beyond their danger levels. Several bridges and roads have been washed away in south Kashmir with the Tral area in Pulwama district bearing the brunt of flash floods triggered by the downpour. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
A view of river Jehlum flowing above danger mark on June 25, 2015 in Srinagar, India. A flood alert was sounded in Jammu and Kashmir State after the Jhelum and other rivers rose beyond their danger levels. Several bridges and roads have been washed away in south Kashmir with the Tral area in Pulwama district bearing the brunt of flash floods triggered by the downpour. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
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A flood alert has been sounded along the banks of the Jehlum River in the Kashmir state of India as severe rains have caused the river to rise above danger levels. Flash flooding has already begun and more rain is predicted to hit the area over the coming days.

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