Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing

, Volume 17, Issue 3, pp 77–84 | Cite as

Application of gis, MASMAP in particular, in the study of urban areas — A case study of Rohini, West of Delhi

  • S. K. Mittal
  • S. K. Govil


The increasing awareness in computer aided technology for mapping and analysis is advancing in developing countries. There are many systems available in this field which links graphical data and attribute data using relational data base management system to meet the needs of various users. MASMAP/MIMER is one such system of fourth generation for rapid mapping and designing. Taking into account the MASMAP as a tool for the application in management of sewerage network, a case study of Rohini, located in west of Delhi, has been discussed in this paper.


Aerial Photograph Attribute Data Graphical Data Index Number Sewerage Network 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. K. Mittal
    • 1
  • S. K. Govil
    • 1
  1. 1.Indian Institute of Remote SensingDehra Dun

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