Grover, who studied the 2015 Chennai floods, said the idea of building a wall along the banks of River Adyar might not be effective.
The state reported close to 3000 new Covid cases and 12 deaths with a Test Positivity Rate (TPR) of 18.33% on Monday.
The Consultative Committee’s meeting took place in the backdrop of the continuing devastating floods in large parts of Assam.
As the flood situation continues to remain critical in Cachar, the authorities rushed the personnel of National Disaster Response Force to this southern Assam district to conduct rescue operations.
The World Food Programme has extended an invitation to Naveen to visit its headquarters in Rome and share the transformative initiatives in the field of food security and disaster management.
The local authorities were asked to keep the administrative machinery in a state of preparedness to meet any floods and cyclones ahead of the monsoon cycle.
The Chief Minister said that all emergency response systems, rescue and relief work preparations, drinking water system, health and animal care systems should be kept ready during the period.
An MoU was signed by Satyendra Garg, Special Commissioner of Police (Training) and Atul Karwal, DG, NDRF at police headquarters in the presence of Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana.
Prime Minister Sharif ordered to provide two helicopters "immediately" for extinguishing the fire in Patnai area.
According to the Delhi Fire Services (DFS) officials, a call regarding the fire was received at 1.52 pm, following which five fire tenders were rushed to the spot.
The highest daytime temperature of 45.85 Celsius was reported between 8:30 am to 9 pm on Frida and over a hundred places in the State reported more than 400 Celsius on Friday.
A few days ago, a boy drowned in a pond near Byrapuram in Orvakal mandal. Villagers of Byrapuram alleged that no safety measures at the pond was the reason for the youth’s death.
The panel has suggested reducing storage in Valankulam to ease water flow from the underpasses on Avinashi road and Lanka corner.
Heatwave conditions are calculated based on observation at Automatic Weather Stations and the forecast is based on GFS Model simulation at IMD.
Delhi on Tuesday recorded a spurt in Covid-19 cases with 1,204 fresh cases, one fatality and a positivity rate of 4.64 per cent.