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Relief operation under way after Chennai floods

A massive relief operation is underway in southern India, to try to get food and medicines to tens of thousands people hit by devastating floods in the city of Chennai.

Many residents are living in temporary shelters after their homes were submerged. More than 280 people have died.

Power supplies have now been restored in many parts of Chennai and the main airport is due to resume some flights.

Sanjoy Majumder reports.

  • 05 Dec 2015
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