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Coastal cities likes Chennai are in danger of being swallowed up by sea

Coastal cities like Mumbai and Chennai could be in danger of being submerged by the sea, according to a global warming and climate change scenario sketched by India’s Ministry of Earth Sciences. India is among 27 countries identified by the United Nations Environment Programme as most vulnerable to sea-level rise, the ministry warns that low-level areas, such as Orissa and West Bengal, could be vulnerable to inundation. - Read More

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