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Volunteers carry out rescue and relief operation in Srinagar

Volunteers in Banpora area of Batamaloo in Srinagar were the first to reach the interiors of the city helped flood victims.

A group of local volunteers rescue a stranded family in Banpora area of Batamaloo in Srinagar. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

The group of volunteers reached the interiors of the area to provide basic relief materials to the flood victims. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Volunteers providing water and other requirements to the stranded flood victims in the interiors of Srinagar. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Flood victims being taken to safer places in Baramaloo. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Volunteers helping an elderly couple to reach to a safer place using a makeshift boat. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Local volunteers used plastic drums and ropes to make a boat for rowing in flood hit areas and to help stranded people. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

A street submerged in flood waters in Srinagar. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Flood victims wading through knee deep flood water in search of safer places. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Most of the people have taken shelter in the local mosque, while others are standed on the upper floors of their houses (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

All shops closed as flood water submerged most of the streets and lanes of the city. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

A poultry van standing stucked in flood waters in Srinagar. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Locals and flood victims complained that the ration packet air dropped two days ago had expiry dates of 2011. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Volunteers carrying edibles and ration for flood victims. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)