The eco-friendly, energy-efficient building was designed by the students and faculty members of IIT-Madras in association with the students of Government Engineering College, Thrissur.
The unexpected heavy rain that lasted for hours from Tuesday evening caught the capital off guard submerging almost all low-lying areas, leaving the commuters and motorists stranded.
Non-construction of strong outer bunds as suggested by MS Swaminathan panel and others has put people living on bunds of polders in Kuttanad in harm’s way.
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We are yet to begin the process of impact assessment, said a District Biodiversity coordinator.
Unicef has initiated a psychosocial counselling among women and children across the state in the aftermath of the deluge.
The World Bank, in its preliminary report, has estimated that an amount of Rs 25,050 crore is necessary for rebuilding the state.
According to the budget papers, a total of Rs 11,866.9 crore is owed to the government under various heads at the end of the 2016-17 financial year.
Lekha’s words present the state of affair of the allotment of interest-free loan to flood-ravaged families in the state.
The UDF-affiliated NGO Association estimates at least 40 per cent will abstain from the “forced collection” by the government.
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Stating that crowdfunding is essential for the rebuilding of the state, he said reconstruction will be carried out after assessing the loss in each sectors.
On Friday, Huma and Raghat, a delegate from Unesco Institute for Lifelong Learning, Germany, called on Kerala State Literacy Mission director P S Sreekala as part of assessing the situation.
The state government had originally proposed a 10 per cent cess on SGST that would mobilise anything between Rs 700 crore and Rs 900 crore a fiscal.
The 11-member team, led by Home Ministry’s Special Secretary B R Sharma, will visit all 12 affected districts in the state till September 24.
Kerala floods one month after: State Financial Corporation offers liberal loan packages for reviving businesses
The Kerala Financial Corporation (KFC) has announced loan schemes for rebuilding the industries and service businesses ravaged by the August floods.