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A damaged house is perched on the mountainside alongside a destroyed... News PhotoCollapsing,Damaged,Destruction,Emergencies and Disasters,Extreme Weather,Flood,Geographical Locations,Horizontal,India,Mountain,Natural Disaster,Road,Ruined,UttarakhandPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA damaged house is perched on the mountainside alongside a destroyed road at Silli, in the flood affected area of northern Uttarakhand state on July 1, 2013. Construction along river banks will be banned in a devastated north Indian state amid concerns unchecked development fuelled last month's flash floods and landslides that killed thousands, the state's top official said July 1. AFP PHOTO/ SAJJAD HUSSAIN (Photo credit should read SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)