ANANTNAG: The Deputy Commissioner, Anantnag, Bashir Ahmad Khan Thursday chaired a meeting of the District and Sectoral officers to review the disaster management preparedness so that a rapid response is ensured at the time of need.
Additional Deputy Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Superintending Engineer R&B, PHE, SSP, Executive Engineers of different divisions, Sub Divisional Magistrates, Tehsildars, Civil, Defence, Wildlife officers, Assistant Director, Fire & Emergency Services, besides other concerned officers and volunteers participated in the meeting.
Keeping in view the experiences of September, 2014 floods, the establishment of full-fledged District Disaster Management Centre, availability of necessary men and machinery, boats, availability of Civil Defence volunteers and response plan was discussed threadbare in the meeting.
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