Two questions are here. These cover General Studies Paper III (Disaster Management). Practice these today and be ready to get two new questions tomorrow. 


1. Flooding in the cities and the towns is a recent phenomenon. What are the various measures taken to address

urban flooding in India.


2. During the past 50 years, the frequency of recorded natural disasters has surged nearly five-fold. Converging

exponential technologies can transform the future of disaster relief—from prevention to providing relief and

rescue in the aftermath of a disaster. Discuss.