Which are the Biggest Lessons From 2023 Floods for Delhi?

2024 • 4min • National • Environment


Delhi has two important geographical features. One is the Yamuna and the second is the ridge. Old Delhi or Shahjahanabad that was built in 17th century was located between the ridge and the river. The river was important for drinking water, drainage and flood control. And the ridge was very important because it provided a slope for drainage.