Disaster Managment

Bellandur Lake Fire

Daily News GS II GS III Mains

Why in news? Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake has caught fire for the third time. Why the lake had caught fire? Factories waste and general sewage have led to extreme levels of water pollution in…

February 26, 2017 0 406

Disaster Management in Gujarat

Editorial GS III Disaster Managment

The pace of development in Bhuj, Gujarat following the disaster in 2002 has been unprecedented. Development banks and state governments have invested vast sums in infrastructure. Land has become an at…

January 28, 2017 0 311

Bihar Boat Tragedy

Daily News GS III Disaster Managment

Why in news? With four more bodies recovered, the death toll in Saturday evening’s boat tragedy in Bihar rose to 24. The boat carrying over 60 people capsized in the Ganga while coming to the…

January 16, 2017 0 460

Drought guidelines and Management Plan

Articles GS III Disaster Managment

Click here to read more about TN Drought  Why in news? Tamil Nadu was declared drought-hit recently by the state government. Earlier Kerala also was declared drought-hit due to defi…

January 12, 2017 0 778

Flood Management


What is flood? A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is usually dry. Some floods develop slowly, while others such as flash floods can develop in just a few minutes and without…

January 07, 2017 0 711