The 1993 Latur Earthquake struck on 30th September. Manoj recalls being in his home of Maharashtra State which was the worst affected area.
This rare and devastating Earthquake caused major damage, killing thousands and leaving many more injured and homeless.
The Gujarat Earthquake was one of the deadliest earthquakes ever recorded in Indian history. It took place on January 26th, 2001 during India's 51st Republic day celebration. Over 20,000 people were killed and another 167,000 injured.