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DANGERS OF FLOOD CONTINUES TO LOOM OVER MUMBAI CITY

flood-2In a recent International conference, experts have expressed concern over the rising problem of floods and stated that the city may still not be out of this nature’s calamity. In the International conference held in Mumbai, experts stated that that Mumbai is still not safe from the hazards of flood. According to them if the state did not wake up to the alarming sound of this peril, then the citizens may again have to face the same situation as they had faced on 26th July 2005. Experts have suggested that a flood model should be prepared which would aid in checking the danger of flooding in various areas and pumping stations should be established at the coastal region. Unfortunately, despite the state ministry approving the formation of a contour map which will exhibit the different elevations of the city, MCGM has failed to work on the same. Nilofar Shaikh – NMTV News.

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