ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Mirza Zulfiqur RahmanSubscribe to Mirza Zulfiqur Rahman

Infrastructuring Floods in the Brahmaputra River Basin

The effects of infrastructural projects in Assam that lead to floods in the Brahmaputra river are discussed. These projects play a prominent role in “engineering” floods, thereby creating hazardscapes and precarious conditions for the riverine communities. A people-centric approach involving these communities in the decision-making process is needed to curb the recurrent floods and their aftermath.
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