Ruined sea defence

Two boys stand on the remains of the previous flood defences smashed by Cyclone Aila. The cyclone destroyed the walls built to defend against storms and tidal surges in just a few hours. Efforts to restore them are under way, but it will take time to complete and the monsoon season is imminent.

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Two boys stand on the remains of the previous flood defences smashed by Cyclone Aila. The cyclone destroyed the walls built to defend against storms and tidal surges in just a few hours. Efforts to restore them are under way, but it will take time to complete and the monsoon season is imminent.
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