Dima Hasao disaster management gears up to organise Mega Event


Suroj Barman

HAFLONG, Jan 10: A meeting to discuss for the upcoming four days mega event from 3rd to 6th of February was held at the Deputy Commissioner office, Dima Hasao on Friday which was attended by the officials from the line dept.

The meeting is aimed at bringing together various line department such as state and regional emergency responder, educational institution, hospitals, health care, NGOs , civil societies etc. to assess the district’s disaster preparedness and resilience, acquire new skills for emergency management and mass casualty events, and to develop a multi-disciplinary, inter-stakeholder, coordinated response during emergencies.

As informed by the official representative from Assam State Disaster Management Authority present at the meeting many top officials from the state government, resource persons as many as 15 in numbers including from UNICEF will be present during this four days mega event.