NSDMA issues landslides alert

NSDMA issues landslides alert

Dimapur, May 7: The Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority (NSDMA) has issued alert about likelihood of floods in low lying areas (Dimapur, Tizit & Tuli), erosion of river banks in landslides as a result of the incessant rains in the State for the past few days.
Issuing the alert, Secretary to Government of Nagaland, Rovilato Mor, IAS requested all the line departments engaged in emergency response/ maintenance of public utilities and the District Disaster Management Authorities (DDMAs) and the State Disaster Response Force (SDRFs) to remain alert for any monsoon related disasters.
The Secretary informed all the DDMAs to take precautionary measures as weather forecast still indicates possibility of rains and thunderstorms accompanied by squally/gusty winds across the State.
(Page News Service)