Death, destruction and grit in the face of floods

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An aerial view of the flood affected areas in Thiruvananthapuram. Photo: PTI.

Over 5,000 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel alongwith several columns of Army, Navy, Air Force, local police and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) personnel are battling the odds to save those hit by rains in in Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.

The disaster has left scores dead and lakhs homeless. Visuals from the ground reveals a narrative of destruction, death and sheer grit by those working to save the worst hit.