It was Chennai last year, Bengaluru earlier this year and Hyderabad just recently. No, we are not talking about the biggest exporter of IT in south India but listing the cities which bore the brunt of monsoons due to sheer negligence and inability to protect the already existing eco systems. Take the case of Hyderabad, the crown jewel of Telangana and the bone of contention in the acrimonious bifurcation with Andhra Pradesh. Steady erosion of lakes and indiscriminate encroachment of its water bodies with blatant disregard to rules, have left it vulnerable to heavy flooding in case of excess rainfall puncturing its claims of being a global city. Ironically, the Hitec city, home to some of the biggest companies in the world including Facebook and Google, was … Next »

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