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Uttarakhand

multi-day cloudburst centered on the North Indian state of Uttarakhand caused devastating floods and landslides in the country's worst natural disaster since the 2004 tsunami. Though parts of Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in India, some regions of Western Nepal, and some parts of Western Tibet also experienced heavy rainfall, over 95% of the casualties occurred in Uttarakhand. As of 16 July 2013, according to figures provided by the Uttarakhand government, more than 5,700 people were "presumed...

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Flood in Uttarakhand

Origin From 14 to 17 June 2013, Indian state of Uttarakhand and adjoining area received heavy rainfall, which was about 375 percent more than the benchmark rainfall during a normal monsoon. This caused the melting of Chorabari Glacier at the height of 3800 metres, and eruption of the Mandakini River which led to heavy floods near Kedar Dome, Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand. Warnings by the India Meteorological Department predicting heavy rains were not given wide publicity beforehand, causing...

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The Uttarakhand Floods

The Uttarakhand Tragedy In June 2013, a multi-day cloudburst centered on the North Indian state of Uttarakhand caused devastating floods and landslides in the country's worst natural disaster since the 2004 tsunami. Though some parts of Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in India, some regions of Western Nepal, and some parts of Western Tibet also experienced heavy rainfall, over 95% of the casualties occurred in Uttarakhand. As of 16 July 2013, according to figures provided by...

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Recent happening in Uttarakhand

A Recent happening in Uttarakhand The extreme rains of June16 2013 lead to a disaster of unpreceded proportions in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand. Many theories & explanations for the disaster have surfaced in the aftermath of the floods in the state. Now clearer satellite images of the upstream & downstream areas of the Kedar Valley that have emerged are enabling a clearer understanding of the scientific & environmental reasons for the tragedy in the state. The Kedarnath valley, along with...

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Uttarakhand Floods: a Disaster of Our Own Making?

Uttarakhand Floods: A Disaster of Our Own Making? Even after two weeks of rescue operations uncertainty prevails over the number of casualties and people still stuck in what is described as the worst natural disaster that has ever struck the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand. The Chief Minister of the mountainous state, Vijay Bahuguna, says that the exact number of deaths in the calamity will never be known as estimates of the actual casualties vary from hundreds to several thousands...

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Mesurement of Technology Adoption for Vegetablesproduction in Nainital District of Uttarakhand

(2012) Received June 2012; Accepted Oct.2012 Measurement of Technology (Hybrid Seed) Adoption for Vegetable Production in Nainital district of Uttarakhand Neelam Nayal, Atul V. Singh and A.K. Singhal Department of Agricultural Economics, Collage of Post Graduate Studies, GB Pant University of Agriculture & Technology Pantnagar, US Nagar, Uttarakhand Abstract: New farm technologies are often introduced as a blanket recommendation to cover a wide agroecological zone, overlooking the micro-environmental...

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Chipko movement case study

The Chipko movement of the Uttarakhand region in the northwest part of India began as a communal reaction of local villagers to protect their forests from commercial deforestation practices. The term "Chipko" which literally means "to embrace", was designated to these villagers who reacted by actually hugging the trees. It became so popular that the movement spread throughout all of India and different parts of Asia. Local women of the region are central to the movement's success and continue to...

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uttrakhand tourism

“A study of the Tourism Trends of Uttarakhand and its potential” By: Bhupesh Mahara A0102210063MBA-M&S Class of 2012  Under the Supervision of Dr. Bandana Chadha Assistant Professor (International Business) Department of Marketing In Partial Fulfillment of Award of Master of Business Administration AMITY BUSINESS SCHOOL AMITY UNIVERSITY UTTAR PRADESH INTRODUCTION:  Tourism in Uttaranchal Uttaranchal now called Uttrakhand was formed in 2000, which was earlier part of northern Uttar...

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Contact no. 09897031295,09634876932 e-mail: ravi_kumar3023@yahoo.com V.P.O Resham Majri,Doiwala Dehradun UTTARAKHAND PIN-248001 RAVENDER KUMAR |Objective |Looking forward to build a progressive career in a challenging environment and to present myself with best of my innovative ideas and | | |technical skills. ...

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Regional Rural Bank

BADRIPUR TILWARI POST OFFICE - IIP MOHKAMPUR DEHRADUN District State : Pin code : Permanent Address : DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND 248001 VILL - BADRIPUR TILWARI POST OFFICE - IIP MOHKAMPUR DEHRADUN District State : Pin code : Contact Details : Phone No : Mobile No : Email ID : Educational Qualification (as on 01.01.2013) : Exam Passed Degree Subject /Stream DEHRADUN UTTARAKHAND 248001 9286859544 monu5843@gmail.com Date of Passing % of Marks Class / Grade 2/2 Graduation : Post...

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