Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Topic: Monsoon rains

By 2030, half world’s population will be exposed to flooding, storms, tsunamis

By the year 2030, an estimated 50 per cent of the world's population will live in coastal areas which are exposed to flooding, storms and tsunamis. 

Maharashtra monsoons: at least 112 dead, 99 missing

The death toll in Maharashtra from heavy monsoon rains climbed to 115, with nearly 90,000 people evacuated, according to state officials.

Red alert declared in five districts of Kerala, ten dead and two missing after heavy monsoon rainfall

Four deaths were reported on Sunday. Reports of drowning came from Kottayam, Kasarkkode and Ernakulam districts, police said. Four others were missing after the monsoon intensified in the state three days ago.