Disaster Risks

A comprehensive review of the threats to ports and coastal areas in India, measures taken so far and desired in the future for a safe and secure Indian coast line
As the vast Indian plains sizzle during the summer months, the picturesque hill resort of Shimla ’s water supplies virtually ran out
Indian Naval Ship Sunayna, deployed for a mission based deployment in the Gulf of Aden, was directed to evacuate 38 Indian nationals
The United Nations says the ongoing drought has gripped two-thirds of conflict-hit Afghanistan’s 34 provinces
At least 20 persons have died and more than 150,000 people have been affected due to the adverse weather conditions
MHA has created a new Division to address issues of women safety to comprehensively to deal with all aspects of women safety in coordination with relevant Ministries/Departments.
Sri Lanka security forces continue to provide rescue and relief to people affected by floods and landslides,With more rains predicted worsening disaster situation.
Heavy rains accompanied by lightning and high winds battered 18 districts of Sri Lanka ,11 persons died and 105,000 people affected .
United States and Sri Lanka discussed island nation's natural disaster preparedness as south-western monsoon season already brought floods and landslides.
Sri Lanka Army with Navy and Air Force personnel engaged in flood relief emergencies in Districts of Galle, Kalutara, Matara, Ratnapura and Puttalam.
All about the Nipah Virus to include present spread in Kerala, Transmission (raw date palm sap), Incubation, Prevention, Treatment and Travel Adivisory
M. Venkaiah Naidu said,Disasters disrupt people’s lives and jeopardize entire society and economy .
PM Ranil Wickremesinghe instructs three armed forces to prepare for major floods .
Brigadier Sumith Atapattu stated Security Force Headquarters West ready to be dispatched if incessant rains escalates to disaster situation.
Rajiv Gauba asked Central and State governments to be prepared to minimize losses due to natural disasters such as floods, cyclones, earthquakes etc.
NDMA conducted meeting with 17 heat wave-prone States to review their preparedness and mitigation measures.
India s Amb Vikram Misri inaugurated projects for developing Flood Early Warning System and Earthquake Monitoring System in Myanmar.
Workshop organized by NDMA in collaboration with UNICEF, UNDP and UNISDR aim developing credible national-level disaster database.
Task Force constituted by MHA presented report on Establishing CDRI.
NDMA conducts its first-ever Mock Exercise on Bio-Disasters and CBRN emergencies at Patna airport.

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