More than three months after tragedy struck Uttarakhand, it is believed that the compensation cheques given by the state government have been dishonoured.
Climate change expert RK Pachauri tells Forbes India that the Himalayan states need afforestation and strict building norms
Predicting disasters about dams and floods is something in which you can never go wrong â€“ if you wait long enough. Some time, some day you will have an Uttarakhand happen whether you build dams or not. Why, even Mumbai had horrible flooding in 2005.