11 places in India experiencing totally different weather
Indian cities with diverse climatic conditions
The biggest challenge at the moment is to make drinking water available for everyone as several parts of India are quickly going dry. The monsoon rains are trying to make up for the deficit due to its delay but there are cities still staring at a severe water crisis soon.
Here are some images of Indian cities showing the diverse climatic conditions in our country all due to climate change.
1. Assam flood
Close to 145 villages across eight districts of the state are submerged and nearly 63,000 people have been affected due to the deluge.
2. Hyderabad run out of water
Come August end this year and Hyderabad could lose all its drinking water. According to a report in Times of India, reservoirs are not receiving fresh inflows from the scanty rains in the catchment areas because of which Hyderabad is staring at a severe and extreme water crisis.
3. Bihar Flood
As the number of rivers flowing above the danger mark increased from five to six.
Flood-affected villagers use a boat to take a patient to hospital from their inundated village at Mithan Sharay in Muzaffarpur.
5. Nagpur Drought
The farmers are reeling under an acute scarcity of rain and are desperately waiting for the monsoon rain spells to bless their parched lands.
6. Bengaluru water crisis
In Bengaluru too, the main reason is the below average monsoons. Karnataka has so far registered a 30 percent rain deficit this year so far. And the effects of it is already showing.
Normal life in the financial capital has been completely disrupted and like every year, this year too water logging is common and so are the resultant traffic jams.
8. Lucknow heavy rains
The water level of river Gomti is rising even without substantial rain, scene opposite Chattar Manzil (CDRI) in Lucknow.
9. Chennai water crisis
The lack of rainfall last year and late arrival of monsoon this year has led to city’s major reservoirs running dry.