Following are answers to Mains Marathon questions, we posted yesterday.
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1) Discuss the impact of global and local warming on urban flooding in India. How can existing governance and infrastructure systems be adapted to effectively handle these extreme weather events, particularly in cities along the coast, rivers, and hills? Provide examples of successful climate adaptation and flood response measures implemented in Indian cities.
2) Discuss the historical relationship between Delhi and the Yamuna River. How has urban development and environmental changes impacted this relationship over time? Use specific examples from the article to support your answer.