National Policy

Introduction Scarcity Relief Policy Financial Assistance Management Committee District  Contigency

DISTRICT CONTINGENCY PLAN

EARTH QUAKE

ACTION POINTS

A. PLANNING & PREPARATION

  1. Loss of human life.
  2. Casualties buried under fallen debris.
  3. Destruction and Damage to Buildings.
  4. Disruption of communication by land, sea and air.
  5. Disruption of civic amenities e.g. electricity, water, transport, medical, telephones, civil supplies etc.
  6. Large scale fires.
  7. Floods in certain areas.
  8. Landslide in hilly areas.
  9. Disposal f human bodies and animals.
  10. Exposure to disease and danger of epidemics.
  11. Breakdown of law and order.
  12. Breakdown of normal Government machinery in affected areas due to Government servants themselves being affected by earthquake.
  13. Loss of morale.
  14. Movement of population.

B. AFTER AN EARTHQUAKE

CYCLONE

ACTION POINTS

A. ACTION AFTER THE FIRST WARNING

The Collector should ensure-

B. ACTION AFTER RECEIPT OF THE SECOND WARNING

C. POST-CYCLONE MEASURES

FLOOD

ACTION POINTS

A. PRE-FLOOD ARRANGEMENTS

B. ARRANGEMENTS DURING AND AFTER FLOODS:

DROUGHT

ACTION POINTS

A. EARLY WARNING SYSTEM.

B. CONTINGENCY PLANNING FOR AGRICULTURE

C. DRINKING WATER

D. WATER RESOURCES

E. EMPLOYMENT GENERATION

F. PUBLIC HEALTH

G. WOMEN AND CHILDREN

H. FODDER