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4 title: floods in uttarakhand: a new deal relief all india disaster mitigation institute 411 sakar five, near natraj cinema ashram road, ahmedabad-380 009 india. Someone has rightly said, the ganga in the upper reaches has been made an engineer's playground let's look at some data and hard facts (as curated) that caused this disaster: (1) unplanned development is destroying the ecology of the mountains none of the environmental laws. Today i was reading some articles and found a wonderful topic so i though, it could be our group discussion topic and i selected this the topic is uttarakhand flood disaster- act of human or nature in last month of july 2013, we witnessed of the deadliest flood in north india that. Uttarakhand floods: is the disaster human-induced tropical cyclones and variable weather events will now intensify-all these will make our world even more vulnerable and more hazardous the cloudburst-induced flood in uttarakhand was a disaster waiting to happen. As the source of the ganges river, the site of hinduism's famous char dham pilgrimage and home to rishikesh, the meditation retreat made famous by the beatles, the india's northern uttarakhand state justifies its title of land of the gods.
In the penultimate part of the uttarkhand floods series, chandan das wonders about why india can't foresee a terror strike or a natural disaster why do indians act only after lives are lost, and even after that, simply engage in blame-games instead of learning lessons how does the. Uttarakhand flood disaster, june 2013: note on short film on uttarakhand flood disaster posted on december 16, 2013 by sandrp we hope the film helps contribute in our collective efforts so that when such event strikes again. Kedarnath disaster and uttarakhand flood 1,058 likes the kedarnath temple is one of the most revered shrines visited by millions as uttarkhand and. Uttarakhand floods 404 likes he said it was most likely that the uttarakhand disaster management board never met since its constitution everybody if you feel sorry for what has happened in uttarakhand and want to help the people there we can do our bit from herepray for all the. Uttarakhand floods: a disaster of our own making even after two weeks of rescue operations uncertainty prevails over the number of casualties and people still stuck in what is described as the worst natural disaster that has ever struck the northern indian state of uttarakhand.
Floods in uttarakhand: consequence of unbridled capitalist greed devastating floods in uttarakhand as well as himachal and other places in northern india is yet another glaring example of the kind of terrible tragedies that befall our people as a consequence of the existing capitalist. Experts argue rampant development and poor disaster planning has exacerbated flood damage, as a massive rescue operation is under way to reach survivors. Posts about uttrakhand floods written by rahul nainwal skip to content naturally a lot of us are overwhelmed when the disaster of the scale of uttarakhand floods happens the scale of destruction is huge our appeal is to give donations to building lives after the initial days of. Uttarakhand: disaster as a tragedy when rivers speak, the earth listens the floods in the state - will we forget our lessons of this disaster tooanil gupta, governance now, july 03, 2013. Flood in uttarakhand, 2013 1 uttarakhand flood '13 : the himalayan our environment compliance system is non-existing case study of uttarakhand flood disaster 2013 - by narendra yadav narendra yadav uttrakhand ppt.
Uttarakhand floods, india with reports of as many as 1000 dead as a result of flash floods uttarakhand is no stranger to flood disasters and horrific landslides in recent years many of the media outlets are disturbed by the lack of disaster management and lack of flood preparedness. The first in our series of cases studies in the use of drones in flood mapping and flood disaster risk reduction and recovery looks at how drones were used to some media reports have stated that the number of dead in the uttarakhand flood disaster has risen to 1,000.