Discuss the causes of the deadly floods in India

Discuss the causes of the deadly floods in India

August 13, 2013 , New Delhi , India.

Experts in geology and natural disasters discussed in New Delhi on how the torrential rains that hit northern India in June could result in death or disappearance of more than 6000 people. Specialists attribute the disaster to the violation of environmental laws.

A group of experts in geology and natural disasters discussed in New Delhi on how the torrential rains that hit northern India in June could result in death or disappearance of more than 6000 people.

Under the theme “Man and Nature after the tragedy of Uttarakhand (Indian state most affected by floods ) ” several specialists wanted to shed light to a catastrophe that many have attributed to the violation of environmental laws.

It is prone to floods and landslides area. When it is carry out development activities ignoring that reality, as highways or dams, welcome to disasters, said before the event Himanshu Thakkar , one of the speakers .

Thakkar , coordinator of the South Asia Network on Dams , Rivers and People, also blamed the local administration for Leveraging torrential in the absence of an action plan to address disaster showers .

The number of missing from the tragedy rose to 5000 and 748  and 580 the deaths , many pilgrims visiting religious sites in the State , which hosts some of the most sacred places of Hinduism and where the Ganges river rises .

http://www.informador.com.mx/tecnologia/2013/478353/6/debaten-sobre-las-causas-de-las-mortiferas-inundaciones-en-india.htm

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