Local Government Profile
Hazard and vulnerability profile
Bhubaneswar comes under seismic zone III (Moderate Risk Zone) and is also prone to flood, cyclone, heatwave and other manmade disasters like: Road accident, Air accident, Rail accident, stampade, water logging, etc.
Disaster Risk Reduction Activities
GOI-UNDP Urban Risk Reduction Project being implemented by Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation with the Support of Orissa State Disaster Management Authority. UEVRP a sub component of GOI-UNDP Disaster Risk Management programme was implemented by BMC.
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