UDALGURI: The district disaster management authority, Udalguri organized a flood preparedness meeting at the DC conference hall.
Prakash Ranjan Gharphalia, Deputy Commissioner and chairman of DDMA, addressed the meeting and reviewed the preparedness issues in respect of all important line departments. All departmental heads submitted their flood preparedness status, including the status of schemes under SDRF in the meeting.
Gokul Chandra Brahma, ADC in-charge of SDO Bhergaon, and Amarjyoti Barman, ADC of Udalguri, were also present in that meeting. The Udalguri DC directed the circle officers to conduct a circle-level flood preparedness meeting immediately. He also directed all to prepare an action plan and submit the same. The DC also directed the Additional Director of Food and Civil Supply, Udalguri to take necessary action to asses and keep sufficient stock of essential commodities to meet any emergency requirement during flood situations.