Addressing Water Logging in Delhi
The Delhi Govt. is working to ensure that the position improves drastically this monsoon and the strategy for tackling water logging problem consists of:
(i) De-silting of Drains,
(ii) Improvement to Drainage at Vulnerable Locations,
(iv) Improvement & Upgradation of Drains &
(v) Mechanical Desilting using Super-sucker.
(vi) Control Room and Mobile Vans.
If you have any other ideas on how Water Logging can be addressed in Delhi, please share with us. more
1. The sweepers should be educated and the supervisors shoudl ensure that the garbage is not pushed inside the entry point of storm sewers on the road.
2. The vulnerable state of the roads also result in heave water logging in many areas
3. Improper slopes and planning especially at the start/end points of the flyovers resulted in lot of water logging, The water gets collected there in between the road and not moved towards the sewer which are located at the sides. Most of the flyovers like the ones at Ashram, Savitri Cinema GK2, Chirag Delhi, IIT Delhi etc. all have this problem. more