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Sunderbans

Jul 23, 2020 19:09
SoulAce’s NGO arm Inclusive India Foundation (IIF) has been providing 4 Relief Kits to each of 1,400 families for the victims of cyclone Amphan in the Sundarbans region as a part of CSR initiatives planned by United Breweries Limited (UBL). read more
May 30, 2020 22:13
The lawmakers have never witnessed this unnatural phenomenon before, even after the cyclone Aila that devastated large parts in and around the Sunderbans in 2009. read more
May 26, 2020 20:16
The Sunderbans is the world’s largest mangrove delta and home to more than 4.5 million people. It is spread over two districts - South 24 Parganas and North 24 Parganas and has 102 islands of which 54 are inhabited. read more
May 26, 2020 20:09
Ponds have to be drained and treated with chemicals before they can become fresh water reservoirs again. read more
May 24, 2020 00:26
Of the 102 islands in Sunderbans, 52 are inhabited by 4.5 million people and the rest are tiger territories. read more
May 20, 2020 16:31
The landfall process has triggered intense rain and gusty winds and will continue for about four hours, according to IMD. read more
May 20, 2020 14:07
As of 1pm, the super cyclone was 150km east-northeast of Paradip; 95km south-southeast of Digha’ 90km nearly south of Sagar island and 260km west-southwest of Khepupara in Bangladesh. read more
May 20, 2020 10:26
Amphan was the last name in the current list and was supposed to be taken up as the name of the first cyclone to occur in the region. read more
Apr 22, 2020 16:07
These collectors depend on gathering tons of honey and beeswax from the hives of wild honey bees around this time of the year. read more
Feb 05, 2020 21:58
Experts say this is one of the many reasons behind the depletion of Sundari trees, a sweet-water mangrove species from which the world’s largest mangrove delta gets its name. read more
Dec 30, 2019 23:09
Released on Monday in Delhi, the Forest Survey of India (FSI) report, said the mangrove cover in the Sunderbans has shrunk by more than two square kilometres – from 2214 sq km to 2112.11 sq km - between 2017 and 2019. read more