Saturday, September 17, 2005
BOMBAY V. NEW ORLEANS
While we're on the subject...This came from Bindi, via teletype...er, E-mail.
inches of rain in new orleans due to hurricane
inches of rain in mumbai (July 27th).... 37.1
population of new orleans... 484,674
population of mumbai.... 12,622,500
deaths in new orleans within 48 hours of katrina...100
deaths in mumbai within 48hours of rain.. 37.
number of people to be evacuated in new orleans...
number of people evacuated in mumbai...10,000
Cases of shooting and violence in new
Cases of shooting and violence in mumbai.. NONE
Time taken for US army to reach new orleans... 48hours
Time taken for Indian army and navy to reach
status 48hours later...new orleans is still waiting
for relief, army and electricty
status 48hours later..mumbai is back on its feet and
is business is as usual
USA... world's most developed nation
India... JUST A DEVELOPING NATION..