Kashmir’s Flood 2014

The Jammu and Kashmir state and adjoining areas received heavy rainfall from 2 September 2014 onward, during last stage of monsoon in India. This triggered flooding and landslides, several thousand villages across the state had been hit and 390 villages had been completely submerged. In actual figures 2600 villages were reported to be affected in Jammu and Kashmir, out of which 390 villages in Kashmir were completely submerged. 1225 villages were partially affected and 1000 villages were affected in Jammu