The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Pune under the guidance of District Magistrate and Chairman of Disaster Management North Goa held a chemical disaster mock drill exercise at Esteem Industries Private Limited, Pissurlem Industrial estate, Pissurlem, Sattari today.
The NDRF team demonstrated Mock Drill of disaster management activities involving 355 workers of the Company alongwith general public of Pissurlem Village. The drill conducted to check the response and capabilities of the various departments and agencies in the district to undertake emergency operations in the event of occurrence of such an accident and also to create awareness among the residents of the locality on how to take safety measures and prepare themselves during such incidences.
The entire exercise was co-ordinated by Dy. Collector and SDO, Sattari, Shri Mangaldas Gaonkar, under the supervision of Additional Collector II, North Goa Shri Dasharath M. Redkar involving stimulation exercise, participation of public etc.
All the line Departments including Mamlatdar of Sattari Shri Anil Rane Sardesai, Asstt. Information Officer Shri Shanto Naik from Information Department, Police Inspector, Fire and Emergency Services personnel, Villagers of Panchayat Pissurlem, Electricity Department, Directorate of Health, participated in the Mock Drill.
The technical scenario and all inputs were given by Inspector of Factories and Boilers and Shri Harish Pawaskar, Senior Manager, Esteem Industries, Pissurlem.