Only 15 states have set up Disaster Response Force: NDMA

Only 15 states have so far set up their own respective State Disaster Response Force following direction from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) earlier this year.

Aizwal landslide: All bodies recovered, clearing work on at site

With the last remaining body being recovered from under the debris, the workers were now busy clearing the site that was hit by the massive landslide on May 11 leaving 17 people dead.

AP govt plans to set up three Disaster Response Force units

Andhra Pradesh government is planning to set up a State Disaster Response Force on the lines of the National Disaster Response Force.

Karnataka to raise disaster response force to meet calamities

Karnataka Cabinet on Saturday decided to raise a state disaster response force comprising four companies with a total of 540 personnel.