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Managing floods in Eastern Uttar Pradesh

Ajay Singh Rawat

Managing floods in Eastern Uttar Pradesh

a study in community perspective

by Ajay Singh Rawat

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Published by Centre for Development Studies, U.P. Academy of Administration in [Nainital .
Written in English

  • Flood control -- India -- Gorakhpur (Division) -- Citizen participation,
  • Flood damage prevention -- India -- Gorakhpur (Division) -- Citizen participation,
  • Emergency management -- India -- Gorakhpur (Division) -- Citizen participation

  • About the Edition

    With reference to Gorakhpur Division, India.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [168]-169).

    StatementAjay S. Rawat, Rakesh Sharma.
    ContributionsSharma, Rakesh, 1955-, U.P. Academy of Administration (Naini Tal, India). Centre for Development Studies.
    LC ClassificationsHV609+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23727212M
    LC Control Number2009346248

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Aug 23,  · Flood situation in many parts of Uttar Pradesh has worsened and schools were closed for the next few days in Allahabad and Balia, officials said on Tuesday. affected by the floods in. Varanasi is located at an elevation of metres ( ft) in the centre of the Ganges valley of North India, in the Eastern part of the state of Uttar Pradesh, along the left crescent-shaped bank of the Ganges, averaging between 15 metres (50 ft) and 21 metres (70 ft) above the river.

The city is the headquarters of Varanasi district. Sep 30,  · [xiii] During the monsoon months, the river carries large volumes of water along with heavy load of silt, nutrients and associated constituents that cause floods in Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal in India, and in Bangladesh.

The flooding problem is mainly confined to the middle and lower parts of the Ganga Preeti Kapuria. Floods, 23percentageof the flood prone area of India is concentrated in Uttar Pradesh. Out of the total losses due to flood in Uttar Pradesh, 60% concentrated in Eastern (Uttar Pradesh).

The percentage of industrial units in Bundelkhand is only per cent as compared to per cent in Western Uttar Pradesh. To create alternative employment, new small-scale and tiny units in 26 districts of eastern Uttar Pradesh and seven districts of Bundelkhand should be given capital subsidy.

management of ground water resources should involve a combination of supply side and demand side measures depending on the regional setting. As far as ground water resource availability is concerned the share of alluvial areas covering Eastern Plain states of Bihar, Orissa (part), Eastern Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal and.

Aug 23,  · For decades, Indian planners working to harness the waters of the Ganges and its tributaries have believed building dams in Nepal will save Bihar and eastern Uttar Pradesh from the floods that occur almost every year. A recent comprehensive study led by the World Bank says this belief is no more than a myth.

2 January – The Uttar Pradesh train accidents were a series of three accidents that took place in Uttar Pradesh due to dense fog conditions. The Lichchavi Express collided with the stationary Magadh Express in a station near Etawah, about km ( mi) southwest of Lucknow.

Flooding has been reported in Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Assam and Rajasthan killing at least 21 people. About 30 villages have been reportedly submerged due to floods on the banks of the River Kosi in Bihar. Parts of Delhi, Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh also received heavy rains.

Jun 09,  · On December 1, Chennai and its surrounding regions experienced an unprecedented, heavy rainfall. In a region where the average rainfall during the season is expected to be mm per day Author: Shubashree Desikan.

In India, floods are recurrent phenom- ena mostly in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Odisha and Jammu and Kashmir (Kashmir valley) states. Heavy downpour during monsoonal months (June to September.

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Drought occurs ones in 3 years in the western part to ones in 5 years in eastern Uttar Pradesh (Fig-3). It is hard to overstate the importance of the monsoon to India and the national obsession about exactly when it will make landfall (always in the southern state of Kerala, almost always in early June).

- Chapter 3 is based on the documentation of community practices helping them to cope with the floods in eastern Uttar Pradesh, conducted by Gorakhpur Environmental Action Group and local NGOs.

- Chapter 4 highlights the importance of environmental management for coastal hazard mitigation. Environment and Sustainable Development in the Himalaya by Sharad Singh Negi S.S.

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VARANASI: Widespread deficiency of Boron, an important micronutrient, in soils was found in eastern Uttar Pradesh. It was found during a research project undergoing for preparing soil fertility. Weathering nature’s vagaries.

INDIA is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world due to its geo-climatic conditions and high degree of socio-economic vulnerability. Mar 21,  · Yogi sleeps just four hours, was a most active MP in Lok Sabha To those questioning the new CM’s administrative experience, people close to him said he is the president of 17 institutions and secretary of 26 others.

City based Corporation Bank on Tuesday opened its new zonal office at Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. S R Bansal, chairman and managing director of the Ban. A tank excavated at Sringaverapura near Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, dates back to the 1st century B.C.

Rama began his 14 year exile from here and could well have drunk water from this tank. Excavations have unearthed a fully brick lined tank that is feet long, 60 feet wide and 12 feet deep.

Gorakhpur railway station connects to all major cities of India. It was the headquarter of North Eastern Railway. Direct trains connect it to Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi and other cities. Gorakhpur falls on NH 28 and The roadways network connects Gorakhpur to the cities of Uttar Pradesh and to other cities of India.

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Iraqis as a caste in India are poorly understood due to lack of up to-date population research and, hence. ADVERTISEMENTS: Disaster Management in India: Classification, Policies and other Details.

Losses due to disasters have shown growing trend in terms of lives and property throughout the world due to urbanization, increasing population and increasing degradation of environment. The global efforts to manage disasters are not matched with the frequency and magnitude of disasters.

ince Julyflash floods created havoc in Uttar Pradesh and parts of eastern and north-eastern India, with heavy casualties to S life and livestock. There was extensive damage to infrastructure, human lives, livestock, crops, property and assets.

As is often the case. Varanasi (pronounced as /ʋaːˈraːɳəsi/), also known as Benares, Banaras (Banāras pronounced as /bəˈnaːrəs/), or Kashi (Kāśī pronounced as /ˈkaːʃi/), is a city on the banks of the river Ganga in Uttar Pradesh, India, km (miles) south-east of the state capital, Lucknow, and east of Allahabad.A major religious hub in India, it is the holiest of the seven sacred cities in.

Based on initial on-farm evaluation trials, Rice–Wheat Crop Manager (RWCM) increased rice yield in eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar by t/ha compared with the farmers’ current practices, with a reduction in nitrogen (N) and phosphorous pentoxide (P 2 O 5) by 9 and 35 kg/ha, respectively, and an increase in potassium oxide (K 2 O) by Cited by: 2.

Jul 27,  · people killed, over 25 mn affected by flooding in India, Bangladesh, Nepal & Myanmar: United Nations In India, UNICEF is working with the state govts to provide multi-sectoral planning and coordination support in the 3 worst-affected states of Assam, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow is the capital city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, is the administrative headquarters of the eponymous district and is the twelfth most populous urban agglomeration of memoriesbythesmile.comw has always been known as a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub, the seat of power of Nawabs in the 18th and 19th centuries, it continues to be.

Mar 28,  · Over million people live in Uttar Pradesh, and Uttarakhand. 70 percent are engaged in occupations related to agriculture in rural areas. The Hiroshima floods caused over billion yen losses to agriculture and Japan spent a matching amount in relief. JR Sanyo Sen Rail line destroyed during Western Japan floods in (Photo: Asahi Shinbun).

Aug 24,  · The death toll from floods sweeping South Asia has climbed above 1, officials said Thursday, as rescue teams try to reach millions stranded by the region's worst monsoon disaster in recent years. Thousands of soldiers and emergency personnel have been deployed across India, Bangladesh and Nepal.

At least people have been killed and over 25 million others affected by flooding due to the torrential monsoon rains in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Myanmar, the UN has said.

Guwahati, July 27, At least people have been killed and over 25 million others affected by flooding due to the torrential monsoon rains in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Myanmar, the UN has said.

Feb 01,  · The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) has launched a dedicated women helpline, ‘Damini’, which is a calling and a WhatsApp service for the safety of women. The unique number “ ” has been subscribed for the helpline, which is an extension of the ‘Nirbhaya Yojana’ that aims to ensure safety of women/5().

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were held nationwide in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Chandigarh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh, with more in the pipeline.

The response has been extremely positive and the initiative has already started creating ripples. The educationists and principals feel it is important, that this area of education be given special attention.

Dec 12,  · The land under this category is reported more in the states of Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and Jharkhand. Net area sown: India has a net sown area of % of the total reporting land in India. Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmii, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Mizoram.

Question 2. Discuss the importance of land capability. Answer. Feb 08,  · Natural hazards & disaster management Villages were washed away Flood 12 Floods in North East India 3, people killed and heavy loss to property. 13 Floods in Assam, More than people killed and Arunachal Pradesh, Jammu and thousands affected Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Panjab, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Kerala and Gujarat 2.

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and Dhillon, Sher Singh, ―Changing pattern in .The Koshi River is known as the "Sorrow of Bihar" as the annual floods affect about 21, km 2 (8, sq mi) of fertile agricultural lands thereby disturbing the rural economy. The Koshi has an average water flow of 2, cubic metres per second (76, cu ft/s).During floods, it increases to as much as 18 times the average; the greatest recorded flood was 24, m 3 /s (, cu ft/s) on.Uttar Pradesh recorded the second-highest number of fatalities atfollowed by West Bengal, Karnataka and Maharashtra.

Even the Northeast is bearing the brunt of rains and floods. In Assam alone, lakh people have been affected by rain-related incidents. After floods, Kerala under threat of .