Back Home in Maisuma

The post-flood picture of Srinagar city continues to be grim. At a stone’s throw from city centre Lal Chowk, Maisuma remains severely flood-hit. With locals clearing their homes and neighbourhood from muck left behind by murky waters, Bilal Bahadur captures the devastating scenes on the spot

This is the scene of still inundated Maisuma two days ago.
This is the scene of inundated Maisuma two days ago.
This elderly lady sits outside her flood-torn home in the interior parts of Maisuma.
This elderly lady sits outside her flood-torn home in the interior parts of Maisuma.
These men are taking out things out of their home rendered fragile by flood.
These men are taking things out of their home rendered fragile by flood.
The flood left behind mud all over this man's home.
The flood left behind mud all over this man’s home.
This lady is cleaning the wall of her home.
This lady is cleaning the wall of her home.
The duo are clearing flood waters in front of their shops.
The duo are clearing flood waters in front of their shop.
These women are emptying home from dirt.
These women are emptying home from dirt.
This man is clearing his street.
These men are clearing their street.
A lane filled with muck in the interiors of Maisuma.
A lane filled with muck in the interiors of Maisuma.
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Choked lanes due to crumbled house.

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