The Revenue Department , Government of Tripura has organised a rally today for commemorating International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR).
The objective of IDDR is to promote a global culture of risk awareness and disaster reduction. The IDDR held every 13th October, the day celebrates how people and communities around the world reducing their exposure to disasters and raising awareness about the importance of reining in the risks that they face.
The 2018 edition continues as part of “Sendai Seven” campaign, centred on the seven targets of the Sendai framework.
Hon’ble Minister, Revenue was present in the rally as Chief Guest, Principal Secretary, Revenue read out the Pledge to all officials. 21 line deptts, NDRF, PSUs, NGO including more than 700 officials were participated. The pledge reading and rally flag off programme held at Vivekananda Maidan at 7.30am. The rally ended at Umakanta Academy at 9am. The rally attracted masses in the city and created public awareness.