Greater quake threat in Himalayan region: NDRM
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Greater quake threat in Himalayan region: NDRM

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New Delhi, May 22 : Can any Indian now even afford to dream of another disaster amidst Covid-19 and cyclone Amphan? The question is if that really happens, whether the country's disaster response mechanism is equipped to tackle the 'unwelcome.'

The National Centre for Seismology (NCS), while scrutinising four earthquakes in Delhi in a month, recently said a greater quake risk lies closer to the Himalayan region. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), presently engaged in cyclone-ravaged Bengal, has been alerted about the NCS' observations- another challenge to the National Disaster Response Mechanism (NDRM). (UNI)

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