Issue Date: Sep 14, 2011
Each year, floods, to greater or lesser degree, affect about 7.5 million hectares in India, a little over two per cent of the country's surface area. What's more, over five times this area is considered prone to floods, caused when rivers breach their banks.
Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life
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