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Flood Rescue Operations Focus on Kashmir’s Summer Capital

Rescue operations are being scaled up in Indian Kashmir as the region’s main city faces flooding.  The flash floods that have claimed at least 300 lives in India and Pakistan are the worst in half a century in the Himalayan region. After wrecking havoc in hundreds of villages, swirling waters from rising rivers spread across Indian Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar, submerging homes, hospitals, army bases, the administrative headquarters and the high court building.   As many...

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