Natural Disasters

The State approach for disaster prevention and mitigation will be multi-hazard as it is vulnerable to all-major natural hazards such as earthquakes, Landslide/rockfall/mudslide/Flood/ flashflood, Cyclone/high-speed wind/thunderstorm/hailstorm/heavy snow/ fire /forest fire etc.

There are several prevention/mitigation activities that will be common for natural hazards. The same are described below. Hazard specific measures are mentioned thereafter in the chapter.

View all-hazard structural & non-structural measures from the link below