Q.3 What are the factors responsible for recurring floods in major cities in India? Suggest the measures to deal with the issue. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/chennai-floods-climate-crisis-7618776/ In the intro, mention the recent flood in Chennai. In the body, mention various factors such as increasing frequency of heavy precipitation due to climate change as noted in the IPCC’s sixth Assessment Report, poor planning urban planning, encroachment on drainage systems, clogging of the drainage system, violation of environmental laws and … Continue reading Q.3 What are the factors responsible for recurring floods in major cities in India? Suggest the measures to deal with the issue. (10 Marks)