National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA
) Operations Member Brig Mukhtar Ahmed talking to PTV news channel said, NDMA
teams are still in the field for monitoring and coordination with local administration to supplement the relief efforts in rain hit areas, he added.
According to a statement released by NDMA
, at the beginning of the outgoing week, 'Cloud Burst' and flash flood incident in the Neelum Valley of Azad Kashmir at Leswa rendered heavy loss and damages to the local community.
On recommendations of the Minister of Defense and approval by the Federal Cabinet, the Establishment Division has issued the notification of the appointment of Lieutenant General Mohammad Afzal as Chairman NDMA
Speaking in the Senate during question hour session, the minister said that currently NDMA
was also busy in looking after the situation after rains created in the effected areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
, being the lead federal agency has coordinated with NADRA in providing family data to PDMA Sindh / Relief Department, Sindh enabling them to distribute assistance packages among affected families in calamity hit areas.
,being the country's lead federal agency, has coordinated with National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) in providing family data to Sindh PDMA and Sindh Relief Department, enabling them to distribute assistance packages among affected families in thecalamity-hit areas.
had organized a seminar on Multi Hazard Vulnerability and Risk Assessment (MHVRA) and School Hazard Vulnerability and Risk Assessment (SHVRA) through a consultation workshop in District Chitral.
He said NDMA
has shifted its focus to building resilience through technical and HR capacity enhancement.
The Union home ministry on Friday told Parliament that the NDMA
spent a whopping ` 151.39 crore in 2012- 13.
participated in the 32nd IITF 2012 from 14th to 27th November at the Pragati Maidan here to bring awareness among general public, students and various stakeholders about managing different kinds of disasters.
"We are well positioned to take a leadership role in the dietary supplement field," comments NDMA
president James Cope.