Leveraging Social Media for Disaster Management

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http://www.thehansindia.com/posts/index/Andhra-Pradesh/2016-02-18/Leveraging-social-media-for-disaster-management/208240
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Could social media be useful in tackling the challenges posed by natural calamities? The answer is yes, as a World Bank team, found out from the response elicited from the officials during the devastating Hudhud cyclone.