An Indian couple sailed throughout submerged streets in a large cooking pot to achieve their marriage ceremony venue on Monday, as heavy rains flooded the southern state of Kerala.
The couple borrowed the pot from a temple and enlisted two males to push the makeshift boat, pictures which have gone viral on social media confirmed.
“It has changed into a marriage which we by no means imagined,” the bride advised native media channel Asianet quickly after the marriage.
Flooding and landslides brought on by heavy rains have killed a minimum of 27 individuals throughout the state.
Whereas their marriage ceremony venue was additionally partially flooded, the pair had been decided to tie the knot in a small ceremony.
“Ought to have booked a ship as an alternative of a automotive…” a person could be heard saying within the background of 1 video.
In response to media reviews, each husband and spouse are healthcare employees.
Photos confirmed vehicles and buses submerged by the floodwaters after heavy rains battered Kerala over the previous 4 days.
Rescuers looked for survivors Monday as the military, navy and airforce assisted with reduction and rescue operations.
The state authorities mentioned it has evacuated hundreds of individuals and arrange over 100 reduction camps.
In 2018, flooding killed practically 500 individuals throughout Kerala.