Overall Green alert Flood
in India

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This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1101410
Death: 12
Displaced: -
Countries: India
From - To 09 May - 16 May

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Jammu and Kashmir, India, May 2022Local media reported a sudden downpour caused a brick kiln to collapse, killing 3 people in Budgam district in the Indian-administered union territory of Jammu and Kashmir on 09 May 2022. Strong winds were reported elsewhere in the region causing damages and one fatality.Wed 11 May 2022FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Latest media headlines

Articles: 26 | About casualties: 4 | Last hour: 0

Nearly 10 dead, 4 lakh affected in Assam floods; deluge in Bengaluru; ... 2022-05-18T08:18+0200.

India Weather News May 18 Updates : Scientists and environmentalists have been warning about the extreme weather conditions due to worsening climate crisis and the present situation across India seems to testify that. While the Gangetic pla
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In Folk Songs Live The Imagery Of Flood And Farmland2022-05-18T08:18+0200.

Musharaf Khan, 41, is a school teacher in the Barpeta district, about 95 kilometres from Guwahati. Until a decade ago, he lived in Tarabari char (sand bar) along the Brahmaputra and cultivated jute, rice and vegetable. However, over the pas
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Sylhet city under water as flood situation worsens2022-05-18T06:08+0200.

SYLHET: The flood situation in Sylhet worsened further during the last 24 hours with the rise in water level in the Surma and Kushiyara rivers. Many areas in the Sylhet city including the Shahjalal Upashahar area, Masimpur, Sobhanighat, Ter
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Global Warming Shows Alarming Surge But World Sitting Smug2022-05-16T06:01+0200.

- Gulf Times) Unprecedented floods and landslides in South Africa and a blistering heatwave across India and Pakistan are just a few examples of the devastating impacts of global warming. Scientists are of the view that the natural calamity
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (33), (2), NASA (7), DesInventar (4), WMO (1), INFORM (2),