Sunday, July 14, 2024

Training on search & rescue underway

Nagaland News

Dimapur, July 6: To effectively manage disasters, the Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority in collaboration with Home Guards, Civil Defence, and SDRF with support from National Disaster Management Authority, has organised training on emergency operation and search & rescue for AAPDA-MITRA (Friends-in-Disaster) and Community First Responder.
The training commenced on May 15 and will conclude on August 16 at Central Training Institute (CTI), Toluvi, Dimapur.
The AAPDA-MITRA training is an in-house training for 12 days. The training aims to empower the community volunteer with the skills they would need to respond to their community’s immediate needs in the aftermath of a disaster, thereby, enabling them to undertake basic relief and rescue tasks during emergencies.
Till date volunteers from Kiphire, Phek, Longleng, and Peren have completed their training.
(Page News Service)