India Natural hazards

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Natural hazards: droughts; flash floods, as well as widespread and destructive flooding from monsoonal rains; severe thunderstorms; earthquakes
volcanism: Barren Island (elev. 354 m) in the Andaman Sea has been active in recent years

Definition: This entry lists potential natural disasters.

Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on June 30, 2015

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