Mass evacuations save lives in India
Cyclone Phailin’s death toll put at 17
Posted: October 14, 2013 at 5:35 a.m.
BEHRAMPUR, India — Mass evacuations spared India the widespread deaths many had feared from a powerful cyclone that roared ashore over the weekend, officials said Sunday, as the country sorted through the wreckage of flooded towns, tangled power lines and tens of thousands of destroyed thatch homes.
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