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Communities and Disasters in Nagaland: Landslides and the Cost of Development

  • Imkongmeren
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Abstract

Nagaland is situated in the Northeast of India comprises of hilly terrain. Landslides occur frequently in the hilly mountains of Nagaland due to development process as well as other factors. Major cause of landslides in the state is triggered by rainfall infiltration. Buildings are constructed with poor engineering input without any regulatory framework.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Imkongmeren
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  1. 1.Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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