Disaster Risks

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.
Multi-State mock exercise on earthquake conducted by NDMA in North Eastern States of Tripura, Nagaland and Mizoram .
NDMA conducted table-top exercises at Tripura , Nagaland ,Mizoram.
NDMA to conduct mock exercise on earthquake preparedness in Tripura, Nagaland, Mizoram .
Development projects on anvil in 26 Islands in Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep.
Indian Air Force Transport & Helicopter aircraft have routinely conducted Humanitarian Aid & Disaster Relief (#HADR)
The Indian Air Force conducted a Mass Casualty Air Evacuation Drill in the Northern sector. 88 Casualties were airlifted from Leh and taken to Chandigarh by C-17.
The Indian Air Force conducted pan India Exercise Gagan Shakti-2018 from 08-22 Apr 2018. The aim of the exercise was real time coordination, deployment and employment of air power in a short and intense battle scenario.

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