Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013

40,000 evacuated amid Gujarat flooding

Around 40,000 people have been evacuated and moved to safe place following heavy flooding in Gujarat, India in last two days.

According to India Today, the Ahmedabad Fire Department has send three rescue teams to Vadodara and Bharuch to assist in rescue operations.

Schools and colleges in Ahmedabad, Surat and Bharuch have been closed and scheduled exams have been postponed.

Several train services between Ahmedabad and Mumbai have also been cancelled.

Original post: Natural Disasters List September 25, 2013