National Disaster Response Force

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Pradesh & Karnataka – 18 May 2010 '''2013''' *Cyclone Phailin in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Odisha etc. - The battalions of the army and navy were used to evacuate people. During the Kosi beach in Bihar (2008 Bihar flood) in August 2008, which was declared a national calamity by Prime Minister (Prime Minister of India) Shri Manmohan Singh,

Rs 1000 cr for flood-hit Bihar: PM - The Times of India publisher Timesofindia.indiatimes.com date 2008-08-28 accessdate 2013-06-19

, Kerala and Assam . On 25 May 2009 Cyclone Aila hit West Bengal coast with a fury unprecedented in recent history. It took at least 94 lives, seven of them in Kolkata, and affected over 40 lakh people. More than six lakh houses were destroyed completely or damaged partially. NDRF promptly responded to the devastating


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alia, aims at inculcating a culture of preparedness among all stakeholders. NDRF has been proved its importance in achieving this vision by highly skilled rescue and relief operations, regular and intensive training and re-training, familiarisation exercises within the area of responsibility of respective NDRF Bns, carrying out mock drills and joint

rescue operations along with 153 high capacity inflatable boats and other rescue equipment were deployed in the flood affected areas. The swift and highly skilled operations of NDRF saved more than 100,000 people trapped in swirling waters of river Kosi (Koshi River). Economic Times, 8 September 2008 NDRF personnel distributed relief supplies

Disasters''' 5,071 950 '''6,021''' - '''Water Rescue''' 3,520 1,600 '''5,120''' - '''Foreign Trained''' 54 07 '''61''' After its constitution in 2005, NDRF with its swift and highly skilled rescue operations (Rescue) has emerged as most visible and vibrant force of the NDMA (National Disaster Management Authority). NDRF personnel are invariably trained in courses like Flood Rescue (Swiftwater rescue), Search and rescue Collapsed Structure Search and Rescue


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video_player.php?id 1196850 title Video – Online Videos, News Videos Clips, Watch News Video Online from publisher NDTV.com date accessdate 2013-06-19 Training left thumb 280px NDRF personnel undergoing Helislithering Training (Image:NDRF Helislithering Training.JPG) right thumb 280px Flood Rescue Training (Image:Swift Water Rescue Training.jpg) right thumb 280px Search and Rescue Training (Image:NDRF Rescue Training.jpg) Image:Dogs Training.jpg right thumb 280px


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.JPG left thumb 280px Exhibition on Disaster Awareness at Tripura right thumb 280px Disaster Awareness Exhibition at Orissa (Image:Orissa Exhibition Dec 13-14 2008.JPG) right thumb 280px Workshop on Disaster Risk Reduction in Mizoram (Image:Aizwal workshop June 11-12 2009.JPG) NDRF Bn Pune put up an exhibition of International standard at TechFest 2010 (The annual International Science and Technology Festival of IIT Mumbai) and organised demonstrations on Heli-Rescue, Collapsed Structure

at Bhubaneswar, Orissa – 13–14 Dec 2008 '''2009''' * A workshop cum exhibition on Disaster Management, University of Pune, Maharashtra – 12–13 Jan 2009 * Workshop on ‘Disaster Risk Reduction’ at Aizawl, Mizoram – 11–12 June 2009 '''2010''' * TechFest 2010 (The annual International Science and Technology Festival of IIT Mumbai) – 22–24 Jan 2010 * Technika 2010, the annual technical festival of Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra −26 March 2010 * Exhibition on Disaster Awareness, Bihar Divas at Gandhi


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including drinking water to the stranded flood victims. Hindustan Times, 14 September 2008 Medical camps were also established to provide medical care to the flood affected people. Impressed with prompt and efficient response of NDRF, Chief Minister of Bihar Shri Nitish Kumar (Nitish Kumar) approached prime minister Shri Manmohan Singh for a NDRF Bn to be stationed in Bihar Category:Disaster preparedness in India Category:Natural disasters in India Category:Ministry of Home Affairs (India) Category:Government agencies of India Category:Government agencies established in 2006 Category:Organisations based in Delhi


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commendable performance during various disasters including the drowning cases (Drowning), building collapses (Structural failure), landslides, devastating floods (floods) and Cyclones. NDRF has saved 133,192 human lives and retrieved 276 dead bodies of disaster victims in 73 response operations in the country. Some of the major response operations of NDRF as below: '''2007''' * Flood in Bhavnagar, Gujarat – 3–5 July 2007 –Rescued 291 people; distributed 3,750 food packets * Flood

in Rajkot, Gujarat – 3–5 July 2007 –Rescued 291 people; distributed 3,750 food packets '''2008''' * Building collapse (Hotel Shakunt) in Ahmedabad, Gujarat – 3–5 Feb 2008 – Saved 10 people & recovered 6 dead bodies * Flood in Lakhimpur, Assam – 14 June – 20 July 2008 – Rescued 2,500 civilians * Flood in Dhemaji, Assam – 16 June – 31 July 2008 –Rescued 600 people * Flood in Lakhimpur, Assam – 21 July – 4 Aug 2008 – Evacuated 2,000 people * 2008 Bihar flood Kosi breach

in Bihar – 20 Aug 2008 –Saved over 105,000 people including women, children & aged; distributed medicines and water bottles * Flood in Lakhimpur, Assam – 31 Aug – 9 Sep 2008 –Saved 750 people * Flood in Puri, Cuttack, Kendrapara & Jagatsinghpur, Orissa – Sept 2008 – Saved over 1,000 people * Flood in Kamrup, Assam – 28 Sep 2008 –Saved 350 people * Flood in Tiruvarur, Tamil Nadu – 26–30 Nov 2008 – Saved 773 people * Flood in Chennai, Tamil Nadu – 26 Nov – 2 Dec 2008


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NDRF rescued tens of thousands persons marooned in the floods at these two States and distributed over 40 quintals of food and drinking water. The medical teams of NDRF at these districts administering medical first response and distributing medicines to the flood victims. On 26 Jan 2010 a five-storied under-construction residential building collapsed at Bellary, Karnataka with about 50 people trapped under the huge debris


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Rs 1000 cr for flood-hit Bihar: PM - The Times of India publisher Timesofindia.indiatimes.com date 2008-08-28 accessdate 2013-06-19

, Kerala and Assam . On 25 May 2009 Cyclone Aila hit West Bengal coast with a fury unprecedented in recent history. It took at least 94 lives, seven of them in Kolkata, and affected over 40 lakh people. More than six lakh houses were destroyed completely or damaged partially. NDRF promptly responded to the devastating

situation and 600 personnel of NDRF with 84 boats and other rescue equipments started rescue and relief operations at cyclone affected areas of district 24 Pargana North and South of West Bengal.


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Today Top Stories, News - India Today publisher Indiatoday.intoday.in date 2009-05-25 accessdate 2013-06-19 During the operations NDRF personnel rescued around 2,000 trapped persons and distributed 50 truckloads of relief materials to the affected people. On 1 Oct 2009 in the wake of worsening flood situations in the States of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka, the State Government of both the states sent their requests for deployment of National Disaster Response Force

National Disaster Response Force

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The '''National Disaster Response Force''' ('''NDRF''') is a disaster response agency under National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) created by the Ministry of Home Affairs (Ministry of Home Affairs (India)), Government of India. It was established in 2009 in Delhi, for disaster management and specialised response to natural (natural disaster) and man-made disasters (Man-made hazard). Functioning at state and central-level under the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) based in Delhi, it consists of ten battalions of Central Armed Police Forces, including three each of the BSF (Border Security Force), CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force), and two each of the CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) and ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police).

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