Q.1 Why Himalayas are more prone to earthquakes than Western Ghats? Locate the various seismic highways in India by drawing a map of India & discuss the mechanism of propagation of earthquake inside the earth surface. (15 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- Briefly introduce Earthquake & Why Himalayas are more prone to earthquakes than Western Ghats. Locate the various seismic highways in India by drawing a map of India. Discuss the mechanism of propagation of earthquake inside the earth surface. Conclude suitably.