An effective management of stormwater assumes more and more importance, the retrofitting of existing infrastructure becomes critical. Stormwater retrofit programs are essential to correct existing situations and to effectively manage stormwater. Urban stormwater management is one of the prominent basic infrastructure facilities growing fast in India. The fast infrastructure development has not included the proper drainage system. These critical issues must be addressed in parallel to any infrastructure development plan and a comprehensive plan on urban drainage and sanitation must be organized and implemented accordingly. Moreover, these issues become even more important for such cities having natural water bodies like lakes/ or ponds.