Many tourist destinations in India’s 13 Himalayan states lie in very high susceptibility zones

All regions across the Himalayas are prone to high and severe landslides. Kullu, Shimla, Chamoli, Gangtok and Darjeeling have very high susceptibility to landslides

Source: “A heuristic approach to global landslide susceptibility mapping”, Natural hazards, February 2017; Google Open Buildings; NASA Landslide Reporter; reports from state disaster management authorities, government departments and media

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