P Senthil Saravana Durai
The frequent fears of floods, tsunamis and earthquakes have raised many questions now. Are our buildings really able to withstand any natural calamity? Have we ever used the available technology towards tackling disasters caused by nature?
First of all, there is an urgent need to find out the scientific and technical ways of dealing with natural disasters. And definitely, such procedures will save human lives to a greater extent. Also, it is time to construct buildings that can withstand any natural calamity. Finally, the rescue and humanitarian efforts should be ready in time to save the lives of the victims of any natural disaster.
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