CM conducts monsoon preparedness meeting

Monsoon preparedness meeting at Kohima 1

DIMAPUR, JUNE 2: Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, who is also the Chairman of NSDMA, conducted a monsoon preparedness meeting through video conference at CM’s Secretariat on Wednesday.
According to a DIPR bulletin, the meeting was attended by Ministers, AHODs/HODs of the line Departments and Deputy Commissioners and Chairmen of DDMA.
In his opening remarks, the Chief Minister highlighted the importance of being well-prepared to face the monsoon months from June to September 2021 in order to avert any major disaster.
NSDMA representative gave a briefing based on metrological data, “monsoon preparedness of roads major sector” was given by PWD (R&B) Department, emergency operation and response preparedness was made by HG&CD/SRDF, while monsoon preparedness measures in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic was presented by the Health & Family Welfare, and monsoon preparedness and availability of essential commodities was highlighted by Food & Civil Supplies Department.
The presentations were followed by an interaction and feedback from Deputy Commissioners and Chairmen of all DDMAs. (Page News Service)