October 19, 2017 14:59 IST

The search for water in Puerto Rico

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People collect mountain spring water, after Hurricane Maria hit the island, in Corozal. Credit: Reuters
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Madelyn Matos (L) and her boyfriend Jan Marcos Chaparro do their laundry with mountain spring water, after Hurricane Maria hit the island, in Corozal. Credit: Reuters
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Madelyn Matos washes her hair as her boyfriend Jan Marcos Chaparro cleans his car with mountain spring water, after Hurricane Maria hit the island, in Corozal. Credit: Reuters
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A man carries a case of water away from an HH-60 Blackhawk helicopter after soldiers working with 101st Airborne Division's "Dustoff" unit dropped off relief supplies during recovery efforts following Hurricane Maria, in Jayuya. Credit: Reuters
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A family waits as a man fills drums with potable water brought to their small mountain community once a day after Hurricane Maria crippled utilities near Guayama. Credit: Reuters