Flood alert in parts of Meghalaya

The North Eastern Space Application Centre (NESAC) has sounded flood alerts in low lying areas of Meghalaya`s West Garo Hills district after incessant rains lashed the region in the past 48 hours.

GIS emerging as powerful tool for decentralized planning

Asserting that geographical information system (GIS) technology is emerging as a powerful tool for decentralized planning.