PICS: IAF Rescues People from Flooded Tawi River in Jammu

India | Associated Press | August 19, 2019, 4:35 pm
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 An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu on Aug. 19, 2019. Water levels in many rivers in north India have risen following heavy monsoon rains. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu on Aug. 19, 2019. Water levels in many rivers in north India have risen following heavy monsoon rains. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force helicopter rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force helicopter rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force helicopter rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force helicopter rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 A chopper of the Indian Air Force airlifts two persons who were stuck on an under-construction bridge at the flooded Tawi river in Jammu. (Image: PTI)
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A chopper of the Indian Air Force airlifts two persons who were stuck on an under-construction bridge at the flooded Tawi river in Jammu. (Image: PTI)

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 A chopper of the Indian Air Force approaches to airlift two persons stuck on an under-construction bridge on the flooded Tawi River in Jammu. (Image: PTI)
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A chopper of the Indian Air Force approaches to airlift two persons stuck on an under-construction bridge on the flooded Tawi River in Jammu. (Image: PTI)

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 People watch two fishermen hold on to a rope as they are rescued by an Indian Air Force helicopter from the floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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People watch two fishermen hold on to a rope as they are rescued by an Indian Air Force helicopter from the floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force person who lowered himself down from a helicopter prepares to rescue two among four fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force person who lowered himself down from a helicopter prepares to rescue two among four fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 Two fishermen fall in floodwaters after a rope broke during a rescue operation using an Indian Air Force helicopter in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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Two fishermen fall in floodwaters after a rope broke during a rescue operation using an Indian Air Force helicopter in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 A chopper of the Indian Air Force approaches to airlift two persons stuck on an under-construction bridge at the flooded Tawi river in Jammu. (Image: PTI)
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A chopper of the Indian Air Force approaches to airlift two persons stuck on an under-construction bridge at the flooded Tawi river in Jammu. (Image: PTI)

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 A fisherman swims in floodwaters of the River Tawi after a rope broke during a rescue operation using an Indian Air Force helicopter in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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A fisherman swims in floodwaters of the River Tawi after a rope broke during a rescue operation using an Indian Air Force helicopter in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force person lowers himself down from a helicopter to rescue fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian Air Force person rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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An Indian Air Force person rescues fishermen who were trapped in floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 Two Indian fishermen hold on to a rope as they are rescued by an Indian Air Force helicopter from the floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)
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Two Indian fishermen hold on to a rope as they are rescued by an Indian Air Force helicopter from the floodwaters in the River Tawi in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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