No technology developed to predict earthquake: Government
to predict earthquakes has not been developed yet, government on Wednesdaysaid
in Lok Sabha, as members expressed concern over the massive destruction caused
by the recent earthquake in Nepal and wondered whether the disaster could be
Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh said India was
second to none in the world in space technology, but predicting quakes was
still a work in progress the world over.
"As far as space technology is concerned, mechanism to predict earthquake has not been developed yet," he said, replying to supplementaries during the Question Hour.