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Sri Lankan flood affected victims stand on railroad tracks in the... News PhotoAdult,Child,Flood,Horizontal,Natural Disaster,North,Rail Transportation,Railroad Track,Sri Lanka,Town,Victim,Weather,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPSri Lankan flood affected victims stand on railroad tracks in the north western province town of Chilaw on December 20, 2012. Flash floods have killed at least 25 people in Sri Lanka and left more than a quarter of a million marooned in their homes, disaster officials said. Heavy rains, which have battered the island for much of the week, were still being reported in 14 of Sri Lanka's 25 administrative districts, with the central highlands -- one of the world's key tea producing regions -- the worst hit. AFP POHOTO/ Ishara S.KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)