May 16, 2019

Disaster resistant structures: Need of the hour.

Rakesh Reddy, Director, Aparna Constructions, For 99acres

With 60% of the country geographically falling under high seismic zone along with increasing population and poorly planned towns & cities, India is prone to natural disasters. It also puts immense pressure on water supply, sewage systems, and other municipal services to avoid large scale destruction as a result of the natural calamity.

The government has implemented strict construction measures and regulations to ensure the safety of people and the buildings in disaster-prone areas. With the right infrastructure and technology, residential and commercial construction will have reduced chances of accidents and casualties.

Our Director – Mr. Rakesh Reddy authored an article for sharing his thoughts on the same topic. Read the article here