5 major floods in India since 2015

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  • 2015 Gujarat flood

    2015 Gujarat flood
    The monsoon in Gujarat typically start in mid-June every year. Following deep depression in Arabian Sea, there was heavy rain in the June 2015 which resulted in flood in the state.
  • 2016 Brahmaputra flood

    2016 Brahmaputra flood
    The 2016 Assam floods were caused by large rains over the Northeastern Indian state of Assam in July 2016. The flooding had affected 18 lakh people, and flooded the Kaziranga National Park. As of 1 August 2016, 28 people had been killed as a result of the flooding starting 17 July, according to a report by the State Disaster Management Authority.
  • 2017 Mumbai flood

    2017 Mumbai flood
    The 2017 Mumbai flood refers to the flooding that occurred on 29 August 2017, following heavy rain on 29 August 2017 in Mumbai. Transport systems were unavailable through parts of the city as trains and roadways were shut. Power was shut off from various parts of the city to prevent electrocution.
  • 2018 Kerela flood

    2018 Kerela flood
    On 16 August 2018, severe floods affected the south Indian state Kerala, due to unusually high rainfall during the monsoon season.[3]It was the worst flood in Kerala in nearly a century. Over 483 people died, and 15 are missing.
  • 2019 West Bengal flood

    2019 West Bengal flood
    Disaster authorities report that more than 500,000 people have evacuated their homes after severe flooding in the state of West Bengal, eastern India.