India: Advance preparations started for tackling heat wave this year

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The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) rolled out its plans for tackling heat wave this year with a national workshop on Preparation of Heat Wave Action Plan in Hyderabad on Wednesday.

The two-day workshop organised in collaboration with the Government of Telangana plans to devise effective measures to tackle the onslaught of heat wave.

The workshop sensitised states to the need of preparing and implementing their Heat Wave Action Plans in line with NDMA’s ‘Guidelines for Preparation of Action Plan – Prevention and Management of Heat-Wave’ formulated and circulated last year.


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