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Churches in Mumbai open doors to flood victims

NEW DELHI (UCAN): Catholic dioceses in flood-hit Mumbai, India, have opened their churches and institutions to accommodate thousands of people stranded in the city by heavy rain and flooded streets.
Oswald Cardinal Gracias of Bombay (Mumbai), and Bishop Thomas Elavanal of Kalyan, asked their parish priests on August 5 to help stranded and homeless people as heavy rain continued in western India.

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