Rescue Training Under Disaster Management

Disaster Management


GUWAHATI: A 12 day training programme of 200 selected volunteers from Jorhat District on how to help and rescue the people during flood season in the state was inaugurated today at the Central Training Institute (CTI), Panikhaiti in Kamrup (M) district. The programme was started under the new scheme of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) “AAPDA MITRA” which was initiated in the joint collaboration of The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) and District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) of Kamrup (M) district. The inauguration programme was attended by the Deputy Secretary of Revenue and Disaster Management Department and Administrative Officer of ASDMA Ananda Kumar Das, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup (M) Gunajit Kashyap, Principal of Central Training Institute (CTI) and Director General of Civil Defence and Commandant General of Home Guards Nabajyoti Borah and other senior officers of ASDMA.