WHAT HAS CHANGED AFTER URBAN FLOODS
Mumbai The Brihanmumbai Stormwater Drainage
Project is being redesigned. A rapid flood risk assessment for the city is being carried out by the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.
Surat Under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission, drainage
rehabilitation, construction of roadside drains, flood protection measures and desilting of the Tapi river are being
taken up by the Gujarat government.
Chennai An early warning system for urban flood management is being developed by the Centre for Remote Sensing, Anna University, and the Tamil Nadu
government. Hyderabad A pilot project on Urban Flood Impact Assessment
for Hyderabad is being taken up by the government of Andhra Pradesh in association with the National Disaster
Management Authority and Greater Hyderabad Municipal