SMAP 2020 | Day 1 | Mains Practice Question on Geography

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Explain the reasons for frequent earthquakes in the Indian sub-continent. What measures must be taken to mitigate their impacts in urban areas?

250 words | 15 marks


  1. Why so many Earthquakes in the Indian Subcontinent?
  2. NDMA Guidelines on Earthquakes
  3. Download this Official NDMA Guidelines PDF
  4. Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure & Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction



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