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India PM to visit flood-hit Assam

London : United Kingdom | Jul 01, 2012 at 10:36 PM PDT
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Singh to visit Assam Almost one million people have been displaced by the floods India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is to visit the north-eastern state of Assam, where flooding has forced nearly a million people to leave their homes. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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A soldier walks through the burnt village of Haluwapra on the border of the Indian states of Assam and Meghalaya
A soldier walks through the burnt village of Haluwapra on the border of the Indian states of Assam and Meghalaya
 
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