Map depicting areas prone to flooding in India

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Posted on August 19, 2009 - 15:48
A map from Wikimedia Commons showing the areas frequently affected by floods in India

This map shows the regions in the country that are regularly affected by floods.

The major flood prone regions are Punjab, Haryana, most of the Gangetic plains including Uttar Pradesh, North Bihar and West Bengal, the Brahmaputra valley, coastal Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, and South Gujarat.

http://www.indiawaterportal.org/sites/indiawaterportal.org/files/India_flood_zone_map_Wikipedia.jpg

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Year: 
2009