India floods: Monsoon rains destroy homes and farms

One MP says more preventive measures are needed to help save lives and property.

    Thousands of people in the southern Indian state of Kerala have lost their homes and livelihoods after weeks of heavy rain.

    The monsoon rains triggered floods and landslides across India, killing at least 270 people.

     

    Al Jazeera's Alexi O'Brien reports.


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