[Solved] Disaster preparedness is the first step in any disaster management process. Explain how hazard zonation mapping will help disaster mitigation in the case of landslides. (UPSC GS-3 Mains 2019)

“Prevention is better than cure” is the motto of disaster management strategists around the world. The first step i.e. disaster preparedness embodies half of the disaster management planning process. Better preparedness against disaster checks the excess loss of life and property and thus saves the revenues of the government to a greater extent. Hazard Zonation … Read more