Disaster Management Coordination Meeting

Publish Date : 18/02/2022

Roing, Feb 17: A coordination meeting to check the monsoon preparedness of the district was held by the Disaster Management department today at the DC’s Conference Hall, Roing.

Deputy Commissioner Soumya Saurabh(IAS) advised that all clogged drains in the town should be identified, repaired and cleaned by the concerned department to avoid any eventuality of flooding. She also directed the forest department to start pruning of trees in the town and the power department to keep the power transmission lines clear to avoid any accident.

SP J. K. Lego, stating the readiness of the police department to deal with any disaster, advised for identification and mobilisation of community volunteers and heavy machinery and equipment to be kept in readiness to be deployed in case of any eventuality.

DDMO Tsering Ngurup informed about the District Disaster Management Plan and the roles and responsibilities of the departments. He also reminded the Food and Civil Suppy department to maintain a buffer stock of rice in flood prone areas of Bizari and Paglam and the health department and Veterinary department to maintenance medicine stock.