NDRF sensitise people about safeguards during calamities



National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) recently organised a campaign to spread awareness to the masses against natural calamities like earthquake and fire incidents.

NDRF 9th battalion based at Bihta is spreading the awareness through various events like exhibition of search and rescue equipment, a demonstration on cutting/approach techniques of collapsed structure, Nukkad Natak based on cardiac arrest and mock drill on Chemical Emergency at a mega function at Gandhi Maidan to celebrate foundation day of Bihar.

The main aim to organise such programmes by NDRF is to enhance awareness level of civilians, students and also different stakeholders in the field of disaster management, its commandant Vijay Sinha stated.

He also said that informative pamphlets and stickers based on various disasters like earthquake, flood, road accident, snake bite, school disaster management plan were also distributed to the visitors/students.