Tag: Koyna earthquake

  • Did Koyna quake set trend of opposing hydro projects?

    Did Koyna quake set trend of opposing hydro projects?

    (December 11 is the 50th anniversary of the Koyna quake) By Arun Bapat, December 11 is the 50th anniversary of the Koyna earthquake. The tremor claimed 199 lives and caused minor damage to the Koyna dam in Maharashtra and some houses in its vicinity — but it is an event that affected science, society and…