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Photographers Captures Heartbreaking Photos of Indian Monsoon

India | | August 18, 2018, 10:05 am
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 An Indian man grazing buffalos tries to cross River Tawi that was flooded following monsoon rains in Jammu. India gets its monsoon rains from June to September. (Image: AP)

An Indian man grazing buffalos tries to cross River Tawi that was flooded following monsoon rains in Jammu. India gets its monsoon rains from June to September. (Image: AP)

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 Pedestrians try to cross a flooded road during heavy rainfall at Hatkeshwar in Ahmedabad. (Image: PTI)

Pedestrians try to cross a flooded road during heavy rainfall at Hatkeshwar in Ahmedabad. (Image: PTI)

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 People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

People wade through a flooded road after heavy rains in Ahmedabad. (Image: Reuters)

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 A man carries his child through a flooded area towards a safer place after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala. (Image: Reuters)

A man carries his child through a flooded area towards a safer place after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala. (Image: Reuters)

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 A bus is seen submerged on a flooded road under a railway bridge after heavy rains in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

A bus is seen submerged on a flooded road under a railway bridge after heavy rains in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

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 A rickshaw puller transports passengers through a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata. (Image: Reuters)

A rickshaw puller transports passengers through a water-logged street after heavy rain in Kolkata. (Image: Reuters)

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 A man pushes his handcart through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

A man pushes his handcart through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

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 A man wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

A man wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

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 A tea vendor pushes a handcart through a water-logged street after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala. (Image: Reuters)

A tea vendor pushes a handcart through a water-logged street after heavy rains on the outskirts of Agartala. (Image: Reuters)

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 A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

A Hindu priest wades through a waterlogged street during heavy rains in Mumbai. (Image: Reuters)

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 A girl brushes her teeth as she stands outside her submerged shanty at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

A girl brushes her teeth as she stands outside her submerged shanty at a slum area after a rise in the waters of the river Yamuna in New Delhi. (Image: Reuters)

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 Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in Assam. (Image: Reuters)

Partially submerged houses are seen at a flood-affected village in Hojai district, in Assam. (Image: Reuters)

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 Indian man carries a basket of bananas next to houses immersed in flood waters in Ernakulam district of Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala. (Image: AFP)

Indian man carries a basket of bananas next to houses immersed in flood waters in Ernakulam district of Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala. (Image: AFP)

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 Fire and Rescue personnel evacuate local residents in an inflatable boat from a flooded area at Muppathadam near Eloor in Kochi's Ernakulam district, in Kerala. (Image: AFP)

Fire and Rescue personnel evacuate local residents in an inflatable boat from a flooded area at Muppathadam near Eloor in Kochi's Ernakulam district, in Kerala. (Image: AFP)

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 Locals collect drinking water from a hand pump at a flooded street following monsoon rains in Jammu. (Image: AP)

Locals collect drinking water from a hand pump at a flooded street following monsoon rains in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 A man rescues a drowning man from a flooded area after the opening of Idamalayr, Cheruthoni and Mullaperiyar dam shutters following heavy rains, on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: Reuters)

A man rescues a drowning man from a flooded area after the opening of Idamalayr, Cheruthoni and Mullaperiyar dam shutters following heavy rains, on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: Reuters)

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 An elderly woman is rescued in a cooking utensil after her home was flooded in Thrissur, Kerala. Torrential monsoon rains have disrupted air and train services in the southern Indian state of Kerala, where flooding, landslides and bridge collapses have killed dozens of people in the past week. (Image: AP)

An elderly woman is rescued in a cooking utensil after her home was flooded in Thrissur, Kerala. Torrential monsoon rains have disrupted air and train services in the southern Indian state of Kerala, where flooding, landslides and bridge collapses have killed dozens of people in the past week. (Image: AP)

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 An Indian rickshaw puller transporting two women and a child wades through a waterlogged street following heavy rains in Allahabad. India gets its monsoon rains from June to September. (Image: AP)

An Indian rickshaw puller transporting two women and a child wades through a waterlogged street following heavy rains in Allahabad. India gets its monsoon rains from June to September. (Image: AP)

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 Indian nomads on a horse cart try to cross River Tawi that was flooded following monsoon rains in Jammu. (Image: AP)

Indian nomads on a horse cart try to cross River Tawi that was flooded following monsoon rains in Jammu. (Image: AP)

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 A motorist makes his way through a waterlogged street following heavy rains in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

A motorist makes his way through a waterlogged street following heavy rains in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

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 A young boy stands near submerged trucks on a waterlogged street at a flood-affected region following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kochi. Kerala has been facing unusually high rainfall since early August, which has led to statewide floods taking several lives and causing severe damage. (Image: PTI)

A young boy stands near submerged trucks on a waterlogged street at a flood-affected region following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kochi. Kerala has been facing unusually high rainfall since early August, which has led to statewide floods taking several lives and causing severe damage. (Image: PTI)

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 A man carries an old woman on his hands while shifting to a safer place. Most of the places are submerged in water monsoon rainfall. (Image: PTI)

A man carries an old woman on his hands while shifting to a safer place. Most of the places are submerged in water monsoon rainfall. (Image: PTI)

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 A person carries a grain sack as his house gets flooded after Kakkayam dam was opened following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kozhikode. (Image: PTI)

A person carries a grain sack as his house gets flooded after Kakkayam dam was opened following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kozhikode. (Image: PTI)

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 People being rescued from a flood-affected region following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kochi. (Image: PTI)

People being rescued from a flood-affected region following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Kochi. (Image: PTI)

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