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Floodgates open in India’s Himachal Pradesh after torrential monsoon rain

Reuters TALWARA, PUNJAB, INDIA Aug 21, 2019, 01.45 PM (IST)

Torrential rains in India's northern Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh forced floodgates to be opened on Sunday along a dam on the Beas River on the border with Punjab.