Delhi: High level meeting chaired by Home Minister Amit Shah on preparedness to tackle flood situation in different parts of country; senior officials of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and Home Ministry in attendance
Home Minister Amit Shah chairs high-level meeting on preparedness to tackle flood situation in the country. National Disaster Management Authority, National Disaster Response Force officials present at the meeting. (ANI)
NDRF teams undertaking flood rescue operations in Jyoti Nagar in Tinsukia, Assam. 31 persons have been evacuated. Operation continues: Satya Pradhan, Director General of NDRF (National Disaster Response Force)
#UPDATE Assam: Two persons dead in the massive fire that broke out at the gas well of Oil India Ltd at Baghjan in Tinsukia district yesterday; bodies recovered. National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams present at the spot; fire flames continue to erupt from the gas well.
West Bengal: National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel clear electricity wires and uprooted trees off the road between Digha in East Midnapore district and Odisha border. The landfall process of #CycloneAmphan commenced since 2:30 PM, will continue for about 4 hours.
#WATCH Odisha: National Disaster Response Force's lighting display in Cuttack at 9 pm on 5th April, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi had appealed to all to switch off lights for 9 minutes at 9 PM to mark India's fight against #Coronavirus .
12 battalions & 50 sub-units deployed across country on standby. 400 personnel geared with Personal Protective Equipments (PPEs) are present in every battalion. We are ready to act anytime if states need: SN Pradhan, Director General of National Disaster Response Force#COVID19
National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has pre-positioned its 54 rescue&relief teams along the seacoast & in flood prone areas of Andhra Pradesh, Andaman&Nicobar Islands,Jharkhand, Kerala, Odisha, Tamil Nadu&West Bengal. #CycloneFani