Manish Swarup, Associated Press
A mother and child cling to each other as they and other flood victims are evacuated by Indian navy boats Thursday from a village near Murliganj, 250 miles northeast of Patna, India.

A mother and child cling to each other as they and other flood victims are evacuated by Indian navy boats Thursday from a village near Murliganj, 250 miles northeast of Patna, India. Rescuers were struggling to evacuate the last 300,000 villagers still stranded in flood-ravaged northern India and to deliver food and medicine to hundreds of thousands of people in relief camps.