Buildings in Shimla prone to risk: NDMA

Buildings in Shimla prone to risk: NDMA

Shimla: National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) today said buildings in Shimla are poorly constructed and will not be able to withstand any major earthquake.

“A rapid visual assessment by engineering professionals put on the job of disaster management planning for Himachal Pradesh on the basis of the 1905 devastating Kangra earthquake, pinpoints the high risk buildings in Shimla”, said B K Khanna, senior consultant with NDMA.-PTI

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