Extreme weather conditions to intensify, say experts

By Prof Anjal Prakash Sep 01, 2022

Anjal Prakash recommends not using the word ‘unprecedented’ in relation to climate catastrophes in South Asia “because every time a new precedent is being formed”. “The impact of warming on Himalayan glaciers, which are retreating very fast, is much faster than we earlier thought,” says Prakash while sharing his thoughts on the series of climate change events in the last six months in South Asia reporting a series of flash floods as well as drought-like situations. Read the stories in Statesman | New Indian Express.