4.65 lakh ha area submerged and 23.08 lakh people affected in Assam floods: Assessment based on satellite images

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http://www.currentscience.ac.in/Volumes/104/12/1692.pdf
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The Brahmaputra floods that occurred during June–July 2012 has affected a large part of Assam. This article discusses the maximum spatial extent affected due to the flood event with the aid of multi-temporal satellite images coupled with the hydrological observations and freely available gridded population data
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