Dimapur, November 18: The Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority (NSDMA) will be conducting Nagaland Emergency Preparedness Exercise (NEPEx), a mega mock drill, on November 21. In this regard, a table top conference will be held on November 20, at 10 am, in the Secretariat conference hall.
All AHoDs/HoDs have been requested to attend the table top conference as their roles and responsibilities as per the Incident Response System (IRS) will be discussed. Similarly, all the District Disaster Management Authorities (DDMAs) will also conduct table top conference at the district levels on the same day.
The NEPEx will be conducted simulating an extreme weather condition which cuts off all communication and essential goods. The NEPEx is conducted annually to test the preparedness level of the State machinery in handling any kinds of disasters. (Page News Service)