In 2012, the Jammu and Kashmir government created the SDRF
by converting two battalions of Auxiliary police into the Jammu and
Mercury has been involved with the SDRF
, Jammu and Kashmir Police, Army and residents of the area are carrying out rescue operation in the village.
Guwahati: Altogether eight people have died in heavy floods and landslides triggered by continuous rain for the last three days in Assam, where airforce helicopters, army, NDRF and SDRF
have been pressed into service for rescue work, officials said.
I've said this countless times since the floods -- it's INTERIM relief based on the ceiling under SDRF
norms pending final package," he said.
Hatsingimari and Mancachar were the worst-hit with the BSF, NDRF and SDRF
personnel evacuating over 5,000 marooned people there to safer places, Chief Minister's Office (CMO) spokesman said.
Reddy wanted the officials to impress upon their State Governments to expedite the process of formation of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF
) wherever not been done so far and also suggested that SDRF
should also remain a dedicated force without being given any other duties like the NDRF.
Thanking the forces for their efforts, Omar said army, airforce, NDRF and SDRF
, state administrative officials have all pitched in the rescue measures.
The Pauri district administration dispatched relief material to the disaster hit five villages and continued search and rescue operations with the help of NDRF and SDRF
teams for the second successive day.
NDRF and SDRF
teams have begun the rescue operations.
Tender notice number : NIT NO 02 OF 2015 HG/CD AND SDRF
On Thursday, a team of SDRF
evacuated 130 pilgrims from Kedarnath and its route and took them to Gaurikund.