Com Secy I&FC reviews disaster management plan

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SRINAGAR: Commissioner Secretary Irrigation and Flood Control (I&FC) and PHE A K Sahu on Tuesday reviewed disaster management plan and its preparations across Kashmir Valley here at a meeting.

Secretary Department of Disaster Management Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction besides concerned engineers of Kashmir division attended the meeting thorough video conferencing.

Chief Engineer I&FC, Director Disaster Management, M/S EPTISA consultant for Long Term Flood Management of Kashmir Valley and M/S RMSI Consultant for Multi Hazard Risk Management, gave the detailed presentations.


The Commissioner Secretary was briefed in detail about the flood scenario risks, mitigation, management, plans in place, resources available and future plans. It was briefed that all standard operating procedures are already in place.

The officers attended the meeting from all concerned departments including experts from Kashmir University, IMD Station Srinagar Central Water Commission and consultants from M/S EPTISA and RMSI (JTFRP).