The number of people killed in Peru following intense rains and mudslides has climbed to 72.
Flooding and mudslides caused by intense rains in Peru has now left at least 72 people dead.
A sudden and abnormal warming of the waters of the Pacific off the country's coast has triggered extensive flooding. Peru's rainy season has delivered 10 times more rainfall than usual.
Rescue workers used ropes and pulleys to evacuate people from a district near Lima, as Peru's floods claimed more victims.
A Peruvian woman barely escaped with her life from a raging mudslide on Wednesday (March 15) on the outskirts of Lima.
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