Which of the following states is located in Zone-V, the highest-risk seismic zone in India?

Answer: [D] Assam

Zone-V is considered as Very High Damage Risk Zone. The region of Kashmir, the Western and Central Himalayas, North and Middle Bihar, the North-East Indian region and the Rann of Kutch fall in this zone.

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