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National Disaster Response Force practises rescue operation in India
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Operation LENTUS: Canadian Armed Forces Response to the Fort M...

Natural disasters may occur without warning. When these disasters strike, it is the responsibility of the military to utilize its vast range of skills and capabilities in ways no one else can. This call to action was given on the evening of May 3, ... NATO Association of Canada, 2 days ago

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SC raps 'ostrich-like' attitude of states in drought handling

Directs Centre to constitute a national disaster response force within the next six months Sanjeeb Mukherjee & PTI | New Delhi May 12, 2016 Last Updated at 00:28 IST In a strong indictment of Centre and states' handling of the drought situation, the Supreme ...
 Business Standard1 month ago 'The drought is a policy induced disaster'  Rediff.com1 month ago Buck stops with Centre in dealing with drought situations: SC  Deccan Herald1 month ago Give up 'ostrich-like' attitude in drought handling: SC tells states  Rediff.com1 month ago
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Set up disaster mitigation fund to tackle drought: SC to Centre

According to the Supreme Court, there should be a disaster response force to tackle drought-like situation while there must be a time frame for declaring drought.
 Money Control1 month ago SC relief to drought-hit farmers; tells Centre to create fund for crises  Rediff.com1 month ago SC: Centre to set up disaster mitigation fund to tackle drought  MSN India1 month ago Conservatives face liberal 'firewall' on Supreme Court  WorldNetDaily19 hours ago

2 die in Old Delhi building collapse

Members of the National Disaster Response Force walk through the debris of a collapsed building with a thermal imaging camera to look for trapped people in Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: PTI) Two persons were killed and at least two others were injured two floors ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Puttingal fire: NDRF deployed men at work, more on standby  Business Standard2 months ago Flyover collapse: Army not hopeful of finding more bodies  Rediff.com2 months ago Kolkata flyover collapse: Rescue teams struggle with heavy debris  catchnews.com2 months ago

Ninth battalion of NDRF to be developed as specialised unit:DG

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has decided to develop its Ninth battalion, based in Bihta near here, as a "specialised unit" to tackle the water-related disasters like flood rescue across the country, NDRF Director General O P Singh said ...
 Business Standard2 months ago NDRF to train Ninth battalion as specialised unit to focus on flood rescue  First Post.com2 months ago
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Fire doused in 70% of affected areas of Uttarakhand: NDRF

Dehradun: The National Disaster Response Force on Sunday said that fire has been controlled in 70 per cent of the 427 affected locations even as the army, the air force, 3 NDRF teams and 6,000 firefighters worked relentlessly to save the forest covers. "We ...
 IndiaTV News1 month ago Fire out in 70 per cent of affected areas in Uttarakhand  Rediff.com1 month ago 4 arrested in Uttarakhand forest fire; 'Will punish guilty,' assures Javdekar  Asian Age1 month ago Uttarakhand fire: Affected areas down by over 70 pc, says NDRF  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Disaster response teams to be pre-deployed in vulnerable areas

Disaster response forces of the Centre and those from the states today decided to pre-deploy their forces in areas vulnerable to impact of monsoon rains and floods in the next few months. The decision was taken during an annual conference here ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Entire country needs to be trained in combating disasters: NDRF

With disasters like earthquake, floods and structure collapses occurring frequently in India, the national calamity response force NDRF feels it is time that citizens are trained in combating both man-made and natural catastrophes. The view has also been ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Home Secy Mehrishi asks states to strengthen their SDRFs

Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi has asked states to strengthen their disaster response forces, SDRFs to save lives and property in times of disaster.Inaugurating the annual conference of state relief commissioners in New Delhi today, Mr Mehrishi also asked the ...
 News on Air1 month ago

Uttarakhand fire: Rajnath speaks to Governor, assures all assistance

The National Disaster Response Force deployed three teams earlier today to control forest fires in Uttarakhand that have destroyed nearly 1900 hectares of forest land in 13 districts since February. The NDRF teams are equipped with water tankers, floating ...
 Zee News1 month ago Rajnath assures Uttarakhand help to douse forest fire  Deccan Herald1 month ago Uttarakhand forest fire: PMO assures help for relief work  Sify1 month ago
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