Over the weekend, heavy rains continued to pummel the western state of Maharashtra, where rescue workers struggled to reach areas cut off by flooding and landslides. Workers dug through mud and transported people by boat in areas where the water had reached the tops of houses.
Singh, Karan Deep. 2021. "Scores Die in India as Monsoon Rains Swamp Towns and Send Boulders Tumbling" The New York Times. July 26, 2021