NEW DELHI: With over 100 ladies personnel having joined NDRF within the final six months, minister of state for house Nityanand Rai on Wednesday mentioned they had been now enjoying an vital position in managing each catastrophe, standing shoulder to shoulder with their male colleagues.
Addressing a programme organised on the event of the NDRF’s sixteenth basis day, Rai mentioned the environment friendly working of the power had lowered lack of life and property on account of numerous disasters, to a minimal degree.
Whereas congratulating the personnel and officers of the Pressure, the minister praised their excessive degree of professionalism, robust dedication and achievements earned via arduous work.
Rai mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi may be very involved about catastrophe administration and had taken inventory of the extent of preparedness towards disasters like floods and cyclones within the bygone yr with officers of the ministry of house affairs and anxious state governments, apart from visiting numerous disaster-affected areas. He added that house minister Amit Shah additionally reviewed catastrophe administration works and schemes and gave useful instructions to the NDRF once in a while.
NDRF carried out worldwide catastrophe administration workouts such because the SCO Joint Train 2019 and BIMSTEC 2020, to cope with any form of catastrophe with mutual assist, below the ready management of the house minister, mentioned Rai.
Wednesday’s program was attended by Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Authority (NDMA) member Lt. Normal (Retd) Syed Ata Hasnain and the NDRF Director Normal Satya Narayan Pradhan.