More than 200 villages have been washed away leaving thousands without shelter, food or fresh water.
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.