Economy UNGA president cites Kerala floods to urge faster action on climate change Updated : September 26, 2018 11:01 AM IST She is the fourth woman to lead the UN General Assembly (UNGA). Kerala was affected by the severe floods, the worst in nearly a century, due to unusually high rainfall during the monsoon season. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.