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Centre forms panel to study Yamuna flood management

The committee held its first meeting last week and will submit its report within six months, officials said

The development comes after incessant rain in Delhi and states upstream led to the Yamuna swelling to a record 208.33m in July, inundating large parts of the Capital in some of the worst flooding the city had seen in decades. (Sanchit Khanna/HT)
Published on Sep 12, 2023 10:29 PM IST

Contingency plan to shift people if Delhi faces floods during G20

If the Yamuna’s water level were to rise during the Summit, officials said they have earmarked schools and community halls that will be used as temporary camps.

A flood relief camp near the Loha Pul in July. (Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 23, 2023 11:24 PM IST

Yamuna waters level dips after remaining above danger mark for over 8 hours

The Yamuna swelled to an all-time high of 208.66m on July 13, flooding low-lying areas in the Capital and prompting large-scale evacuations

The water level at Delhi’s Old Railway Bridge is considered the benchmark for assessing the flood situation in the Capital. (Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 16, 2023 11:15 AM IST

Yamuna rises above danger level in Delhi amid heavy showers in north India

The water level in the Yamuna river in Delhi has crossed the danger mark, prompting officials to put residents on alert.

A revenue department official said the administrations of the six Delhi districts that the Yamuna passes through in the Capital have been put on alert. (Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2023 08:30 AM IST

Yamuna water level crosses danger mark in Delhi, but grave situation unlikely

The flow rate at the Hathnikund barrage in Haryana's Yamunanagar district stood at 30,153 cusecs -- considered moderate during the monsoon season.

Several areas in Delhi were waterlogged after the rise in water level in the Yamuna. (Sanchit Hindustan Times)
Published on Aug 15, 2023 07:59 PM IST
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