Tag: floods

Floods and devastation: Where lies the solution

Lalit Shastri Kerala has been devastated by the worst floods in nearly a century. At  least 350 people have died while 100,000 others have been rescued or evacuated. The impact of flooding can be gauged from the fact that during this monsoon, 35 of the 42 dams in the state had been opened for the

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Another rainy week disrupts life in Chennai

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chennai : Life has come to a standstill in Tamil Nadu in general, and places like Chennai, Puducherry and Kancheepuram in particular, as heavy rains have disrupted normalcy in these areas and drowned the entire region under a water deluge. Torrential rains and follow-up downpour is adding to the water base and respite

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