Prepared to deal with the disast
A total of 35 teams have been deployed in Gujarat State including 05 teams in Diu State by the NDRF to deal with the possible damage due to cyclone “Maha” rising in the Arabian Sea from the southwest region of Gujarat state.
As per the release on 07 November, the NDRF teams visited the areas which could be affected and taught rescue tips to the local people. Due to the possible danger in Diu, people were taken to a safe place. The NDRF jawans stayed in the villages and residential areas along the beaches for the whole day and helped the people, fishermen and common people.
Commandant of 06 BN NDRF, Vadodara, R. S. Joon himself was present throughout the day with the teams deployed in the disaster-prone areas. The entire situation was monitored by the NDRF and work was done along with state and local administration. All the teams have the necessary logistic accessories like cutters, generators, boats, satellite phones, state-of-the-art communication equipment to deal with the disaster.
NDRF teams are deployed in Ahmedabad, Amreli, Anand, Batod, Bharuch, Bhavnagar, Dev Bhoomi Dwarka, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Gir Somnath, Junagadh, Khera, Morbi, Navsari, Porbandar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara and Valsad districts in the state.