Expert Rings Phumdi Alarm For Loktak

The proliferation of phumdis have led to reduced water holding capacity, deterioration of water quality, interference in navigation, declined power generation capacity and fallen overall aesthetic value of the lake. SHILLONG, Feb. 2: The world’s only floating sanctuary on the Loktak Lake in Manipur is facing a threat because of escalating number of phumdi or decaying vegetation, an official from...