Top Indian politician ridiculed over deadly floods billboard

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram (R) greets the Global Investors Meet 2015 in the southern Indian city of Chennai on September 10, 2015A powerful Indian politician was ridiculed on Sunday over her role in deadly floods that have swept through her southern Tamil Nadu state, as frustration mounts over the disaster. Thousands of residents have been rescued in Tamil Nadu since record rains last week worsened flooding that has claimed nearly 300 lives across the state since November 9. The international airport in the state capital Chennai reopened on Sunday days after most of the city of more than four million was left underwater, knocking out power and phone networks.

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