Tunnel Trap: Uttarakhand Collapse Could Have Been Averted If Engineers Understood Geology Better

By Prof Anjal Prakash Nov 15, 2023

The recent collapse of the under-construction tunnel in Uttarakhand again brings to light the need and importance of conducting a detailed geological investigation. Professor Anjal Prakash dwells on the implications of such mishaps and suggests measures that need to be undertaken before embarking on any large projects. He calls on the need to establish strong regulatory frameworks and ensure cooperation between various stakeholders. Read the opinion piece here