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Identify the flood-prone villages, river drains: Collector

Identify the flood-prone villages, river drains: Collector


Chhatarpur (Representative of New Zealand). Addressing the meeting of the District Disaster Relief Committee organized in the meeting room of the Collectorate, Collector Sheelendra Singh said that preparations should be started at the local level for flood prevention by identifying the villages, rivers and drains prone to possible floods from now on.

After Corona, the administration has become alert to save people from the danger of flood. In the same meeting, the Collector said that wherever there is a possibility of floods in the district, make a list of those places and mark the place from now to keep the people there at safe places, also made arrangements for their stay, food and treatment. Go. The SDM of the area should work smartly to keep the flood protection equipment ready, prepare the relief money cases for the flood affected people immediately and deposit the assistance amount in their account in 3 days. Additional collectors, SDMs of all sections of the district and other departmental officers were present in the meeting. While directing the officials of the Irrigation Department, he said that wherever there are dams in the district, make a list of the villages which can be damaged during floods during the rainy season. Veterinary department to monitor the condition of animals during floods during rainy season, PHE department to spray chlorine around pre-monsoon handpumps, officials of Pioduda and urban bodies to clean all drains in urban areas. Instructions were given. The power company was asked to do maintenance before the floods to avoid line damage.