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Monsoon eventualities : DC Sasikanth Senthil asks officials to take precautionary measures

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Mangaluru, May 21, 2018:  Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil has instructed officials to take  all necessary precautionary measures  in order to avoid any eventuality during rains and natural calamities.


dc pressmeet 2


dc pressmeet 2


dc pressmeet 2

Addressing  a meeting held in this connection at the DC  office auditorium on  May 21,  Monday the DC issued various guidelines and instructions to officials.

He directed officials to  analyse problems that have arisen previously in areas prone to artificial flooding, to   take stock of the water inflow and outflow from dams,  suitable  advice and suggestions to farmers  on areca diseases, to identify places for Ganji Kendras, to keep boats on standby in the eventuality of floods,  to operate a  disaster management control room at taluk levels, to identify places where there is possibility of landslides, to  take preventive measures against sea erosion and to intimate public in advance regarding any adverse weather condition.

The Deputy Commissioner also instructed health officials to check the spread of  water borne and contagious diseases during  monsoon.

ZP CEO Dr M R Ravi, Additional DC Vaishali, MCC Commissioner Mohammad Nazeer and others were present.