The Home Ministry will take the initiative to introduce civil defence as a subject in school textbooks and curriculum to inculcate knowledge of this important life-saving skill in young minds.
Stressing on the importance of Civil Defence in tackling tough situations, DGP, Ashok Prasad today said 23,535 volunteers of the organisation were trained in basic skills like fire fighting, first aid and rescue operations.
Sri Lanka will enrol over 1,000 former members of LTTE, who have successfully completed rehabilitation to the country`s civil defence force.
Civil defence and fire services have
been strengthened in Himachal Pradesh with the state
government sanctioning of 64 posts.
To revamp Civil Defence set up
in the country, the government has launched a Rs 100-crore
Early raid warnings system during an
emergency situation has been put in place in Goa, Governor S S
Sidhu told the state Assembly today.
Day in Pics: 27th August
August 27, 2014
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