the flood that hit chennai recently is a good example.
just go through that news.
during floods, roads, bridges, farms, houses and automobiles are destroyed. > People become homeless.
> The environment also suffers when floods happen. Chemicals and other hazardous substances end up in the water and eventually contaminate the water bodies that floods end up in.
> flooding brings a lot of diseases and infections including military fever, pneumonic plague, dermatopathia and dysentery.
> Sometimes insects and snakes make their ways to the area and cause a lot of havoc.
> Many people and animals have died in flash floods.
> Many more are injured
> Water supply and electricity are disrupted and people struggle and suffer as a result.