AMRUT 500 Cities Creation of Geospatial database for Formulation of GIS Based Master Plan
Government of India has launched Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) in 2015 with the objective to (i) ensure that every household has access to a tap with assured supply of water and a sewerage connection; (ii) developing greenery and well maintained open spaces; (iii) reduce pollution by switching to public transport for non-motorised transport. Read More

Sikkim Landslide
A massive landslide occurred near Mantam village in Sikkim on 13th August, 2016. The debris from the landslide had blocked the flow of the Kanka river, which is one of the main tributaries of Teesta River. Read More

MoU signed between I&CAD, Govt. of Telangana and NRSC, ISRO
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed in Hyderabad on 6th August, 2016 between the Irrigation and CAD (I&CAD) Department, Government of Telangana, Hyderabad and National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), ISRO to use geospatial technologies for effective management of Water Resources in the State. Read More

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