Disaster management and preparedness prog at Lingi Paiyong School

Gangtok, 19 Apr:

A disaster management and preparedness programme was conducted at Lingi Paiyong Secondary School today by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Namchi, a press release informs.

16 NDRF members, led by Sub Inspectors [NDRF, Kolkata], Bhanwar Singh and Malaran Jat, demonstrated various emergency rescue operations in case of any natural disasters.

Students and villagers took active part in the demonstration and acquired hands-on practice to handle emergency situations. The team also displayed their tools and equipment used in rescue and search operations during natural or manmade calamities.

The programme was attended by teachers, students, panchayats and public of Lingmoo Paiyong GPU.

The programme was conducted as a part of District Administration’s Adopted Village [DAAV] initiative started by South District Administration.