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

A+| A| A-

DVC and Flood Control

DVC and Flood Control K V Subrahmanyam THE West Bengal Finance Minister, Ashok Mitra, told a news conference a few days ago how utterly inadequate the DVC, built to mitigate floods and provide irrigation and power, had proved itself to be in the light of this year's floods. He rightly emphasised the need to review the entire question of flood control and irrigation measures at the national level.

Dear reader,

To continue reading, become a subscriber.

Explore our attractive subscription offers.

Click here


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top