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The extremely severe cyclonic storm, that made landfall at Puri on 3rd May Friday , Odisha was one of the "rarest of the rare" summer cyclones -- the first to hit Odisha in 43 years and one of the three to hit in the last years. It unleashed copious rain and windstorm that gusted up to kmph, blowing away thatched houses and swamping towns and villages, before weakening and entering into neighboring state of West Bengal in India. It was the severest cyclone to hit the state since the Super Cyclone of , which had claimed nearly 10, lives and devastated vast areas of the state. The State Emergency Operation Center reported 37 deaths caused by the typhoon. The government also estimated that , houses have been damaged. The Chief Minister also informed that the government is trying to restore power and water supply as soon as possible across the state of Odisha.
It received the assent of The President of India on 23 December The Disaster Management Act , has 11 chapters and 79 sections. The Act provides for "the effective management of disasters and for matters connected there with or incidental thereto. Under section 6 of the Act it is responsible for laying "down guidelines to be followed by the State Authorities in drawing up the State Plans".
This Report for the year ended March has been prepared for submission to the Governor of Odisha under Article of the Constitution of India. General Administration. Information Technology.
Odisha, in spite of a poor public health system, did well in managing the pandemic in the initial month. This is on account of three reasons. It drew from its now globally recognised swift disaster preparedness and management aimed at zero casualty. It adopted a proactive, as against reactive, course, which in itself is a difficult proposition in such an uncertain and dynamic scenario. It took lessons from success stories and challenges based on happenings elsewhere. The global pandemic with its epicentre in Wuhan city, China, has not spared any country.
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This Report for the year ended March has been prepared for submission to the Governor of Odisha under Article of the Constitution of India. General Administration. Information Technology. Panchayati Raj. The instances mentioned in this Report are those, which came to notice in the course of test audit for the period as well as those which came to notice in earlier years, but could not be reported in the previous Audit Reports; instances relating to the period subsequent to have also been included, wherever necessary. The audit has been conducted in conformity with the Auditing Standards issued by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
Prepare national plan. ○ Implement the national policy. ○ Guidelines for departments of GoI. ○ Technical assistance to State Government for preparing their DM.
Nibedita S Ray-Bennett. Over the last 25 years, the world has seen a rise in the frequency of natural disasters in rich and poor countries alike. Today, there are more people at risk from natural hazards than ever before, with those in developing countries particularly at risk. T his essay series is intended to explore measures that have been taken, and could be taken, in order to improve responses to the threat or occurrence of natural disasters in the MENA and Indo-Pacific regions. Odisha renamed from Orissa in is one of the eastern states in the Indian union.
Government in Revenue Department vide Resolution dated the 4th March has approved the State Disaster Management Policy The focus of the Policy shall be on total risk management and vulnerability reduction by strengthening the physical infrastructure as well as bio-physical, psychological, social and economic status of the people and to make the people increasingly disaster resilient as well. Please contribute, submit policy or legislation. PreventionWeb welcomes submissions from the disaster risk reduction community. Please contribute. Log in or Register. Subscriptions: RSS Email.
It was done as a response to the death toll and damage caused by supercyclone. The chief secretary of Government of Odisha is the ex-officio chairperson of the governing body. It was being handled by the district administration. However the super-cyclone this approach was found lacking. Due to lack of coordination on various organisations and departments , the rescue , and relief works were severely hampered.
The Disaster Management Act, pdf. Upland plain Deccan Plateau in south, flat to rolling plain along the Ganges, deserts in west, Himalayas in north. The capital is Delhi. More than 10 million population consists of variety of religious, linguistic and ethnic groups.
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