State Disaster Response Force undergoes search and rescue training for disaster management

Uttarakhand which routinely experiences landslides and natural disasters saw the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) officials getting search and rescue training to keep abreast in tackling situations during disasters. The topography of Uttarakhand is as such that road accidents, earth quake, landslides or cloud burst is a regular phenomenon. The SDRF is taking training from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) so as to be able to provide quick action to those in need. The training which is slated for 20 days i.e. from 20th Feb to 11th March saw at least 50 officials partaking in the disaster management training.