Assam: Army, NDRF and civil administration gears up for flood relief operation

A joint initiative was taken by Army, NDRF, and other disaster management agencies to prepare for flood relief operations before onset of monsoon season. 


Guwahati

A joint initiative was taken by Army unit of Red Horns Division in coordination with NDRF, Guwahati and other disaster management agencies to prepare for flood relief operations before onset of monsoon season.

The training and rehearsal was carried out for seven days at Amingaon on the banks of mighty Brahmaputra and the final demonstration of honed skills was done on 27th April 2019.

The event was witnessed by a large number of military and civil officials.

The exercise provided an ideal platform understand mutual capabilities and foster bonhomie and synergy between personnel of agencies which will be deployed for management of flood relief operations.

Assam: Army, NDRF and civil administration gears up for flood relief operation

Brig Gaurav Rishi, exhorted all participants to understand the delicate nature of such operations and necessity to work as coherent team.

The efforts of NDRF team in demonstrating their equipment and capabilities were acknowledged by military officials.

Overall, the joint effort was a huge success and is indicative of continous efforts of Army and other disaster response agencies to train, plan and prepare for nation building efforts.

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