22 May 2021

National Crisis Management Committee Reviews Preparedness For Cyclonic Storm Yaas

Latest reports have been coming in from National crisis management committee where today Rajiv Gauba met various representatives of Central and state government to review the the preparedness situation of the cyclonic storm Yaas in the Bay of Bengal.

As per reports comjng in from ANI the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) under the chairmanship of Cabinet Secretary, Rajiv Gauba met today to review the preparedness of Central and State Ministries/Agencies to deal with Cyclonic Storm Yaas in the Bay of Bengal. 

Chief Secretaries of concerned States apprised Committee of preparatory measures. Evacuation from low-lying areas being carried out. 

Adequate stocks of foodgrains, drinking water and essential supplies arranged & preparations made to maintain services like Power, Telecommunications

NDRF has deployed 65 teams and 20 more teams are on standby. Rescue and relief teams of the Army, Navy and Coast Guard along with ships and aircraft have also been deployed.

Cabinet Secretary also stressed that safety of COVID patients be ensured and disruption of functioning of COVID hospitals and centres avoided. 

He also advised that steps be taken to maintain generation and movement of oxygen from cyclone-affected areas, to other parts of the country.

Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba also said that preparatory arrangements should be made to restore power, telecom and other important services. 

He directed the concerned agencies to work in close coordination and extend all requisite assistance to the States And Union Territories.

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