Notes

FLOODS , CAUSES & SOLUTION AND RIVER LINKING

FLOODS , CAUSES & SOLUTION AND RIVER LINKING More than 15% Rainfall deficiency throughout India and Floods in Assam & Bihar FLOOD A flood is an overflow of water on land. Sometimes a river might receive extra water, either from heavy rains or other natural disasters. When this happens, the water overflows from its normal path in the river bed and onto the dry land. This is called a flood.

Industries of India

Industry refers to the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise. It is described it as the manufacturing of a good or service

Plate tectonic theory

• It was a great scientific achievement of the decade of 1960s; it is based on the two major scientific concepts o The concept of continental drift o The concept of sea – floor spreading