Floods hit Indian farmers hard

Farmers in Orissa district lose their livelihood and land in the region's worst floods in over 30 years.



    Farmland in Orissa's Jajpur district has been devastated by the region's worst floods in over 30 years.

    More than 80 people have died and two million are affected in the eastern Indian state.

    Farmers have been hit hard, with many losing their lands and livelihoods.

    Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports from Jajpur.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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