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Thousands of children and families stranded in mountains by India floods, Save the Children warns

Thousands of children and families stranded in mountains by India floods, Save the Children warns

Press Releases   •   Jun 24, 2013 13:14 +08

Thousands of children and families have been left stranded in mountains by heavy monsoon rains that swept through the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, Save the Children has warned. More than 150,000 people, almost half of them children, are thought to have been displaced by the flooding and are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance.