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  • Can Uttarakhand afford big dams?

    Can Uttarakhand afford big dams?

    According to the Indian metrological department, the Bureau of Indian Standards categorises Uttarakhand as a V seismic zone, the most active zone. The Indian plate, a part of the Indo-Australian plate, colliding with the Eurasian plate, has created several fault lines, making the region earthquake prone.

    February 9, 2021