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10 Things You Can Do To Make Sure You And Your Loved Ones Are Safe During The Mumbai Floods

Charge all your devices, do not attempt to drive anywhere, and if you're somewhere safe right now, stay there.

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2. Trains along the Western Line are currently water-logged, and while officials are trying to get them up and running, it's advisable not to use them.

Mumbai's Elphinston station, railway track submerged. Problem for commuters on Western Railway line. #MumbaiRains…


10. Here are the provisions that officials suggest you keep ready:

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• Three gallons of water in clean, enclosed containers, per member of your family.

• A stock of food which doesn't require any cooking or refrigeration.

• Portable flashlights as well as extra batteries.

• A stock of medication.

Andre Borges is a social news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Mumbai.

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