Overall Red alert Flood for India
in India

Event summary

Flood India can have a high humanitarian impact based on the magnitude, exposed population and vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100977
Glide number: FL-2021-000093-IND
Death: 415
Displaced: 1358720
Countries: India
From - To 24 Jul - 01 Oct


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Uttar Pradesh, India, August 2021Several rivers in Uttar Pradesh were above the danger mark from early August 2021. As of 09 August, India's Disaster Management Division (DMD) reported 104,704 people affected across 466 villages in 21 districts were affected, 272 houses destroyed and 722 severely damaged. As of 09 August 6,237 people had moved to 880 relief camps. DMD said high river levels in the state were a result of flows from swollen rivers in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, combined with dam releases and heavy rain in Uttar Pradesh. The districts of Jalaun, Auraiya, Ballia, Budaun, Gonda, Etawah, Prayagraj and Baghpat were affected, among others.Wed 11 Aug 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GLOFAS
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 104 | About casualties: 7 | Last hour: 0

India: da ADB 251 mln per la gestione delle inondazioni nelle aree urb ... 2021-09-23T15:04+0200.

La Banca Asiatica di Sviluppo (ADB) ha approvato un prestito di 251 mln di dollari per la protezione e la gestione delle inondazioni urbane nel bacino del fiume Chennai-Kosasthalaiyar in India. La rapida urbanizzazione di Chennai ha invaso
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For many years, scientists have considered unpredictable and extreme rainfall patterns as a likely long-term effect of climate change. While this has yet to be written as evidential truth, the devastating effects of increased rainfall are a
On the world’s largest river island in Assam, floating farms are boost ... 2021-09-21T19:18+0200.

For the past few months, Rombha Payeng has had fewer worries on her mind. The 33-year-old homemaker and farmer is able to feed organic vegetables to her two young daughters. Not long ago this was an inaccessible luxury for the family. Payen
Assam’s wild water buffalo is in troubled waters because of habitat lo ... 2021-09-21T10:20+0200.

Wild Buffalo in Kaziranga National Park India. Experts say that the pure breed of wild buffalo in India is now left only in Assam and Chhattisgarh. | Ullasa Kodandaramaiah/Wikimedia Commons [Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unpo

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (36), (2), NASA (4), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),