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India needs a national safety authority

The article has been authored by Dileep Mavalankar, director, Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar.

 Now it is time for India to create a National Safety Authority to lay down standards for safety on roads, and other places.
Now it is time for India to create a National Safety Authority to lay down standards for safety on roads, and other places.
Published on Nov 13, 2022 01:27 PM IST

Heatwave in cities: Here's what can be done to counter it - 'Go green' | Video

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has been putting out videos and statements to keep a check on routines and habits and be prepared.

A man uses a piece of fabric while riding a two-wheeler, to shield his face during a heatwave, in Amritsar.(PTI)
A man uses a piece of fabric while riding a two-wheeler, to shield his face during a heatwave, in Amritsar.(PTI)
Published on May 02, 2022 07:59 AM IST

Covid deaths: Sample scrutiny of ex gratia claims on Supreme Court radar

To ensure this is done smoothly, the court wanted to entrust the task to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), as the claims were filed under the National Disaster Management Act, 2005, which has provisions to tackle instances of fake claims.

The number of claims rose significantly after the Supreme Court in an October 4 order held deaths that occurred within 30 days of a positive RT-PCR report, or discharge from hospital following Covid-19 treatment to be entitled to compensation. (AP)
The number of claims rose significantly after the Supreme Court in an October 4 order held deaths that occurred within 30 days of a positive RT-PCR report, or discharge from hospital following Covid-19 treatment to be entitled to compensation. (AP)
Updated on Mar 22, 2022 02:07 AM IST

National Disaster Management Authority to recruit senior research officers

NDMA has invited applications to recruit four senior research officers.

National Disaster Management Authority to recruit senior research officers (Representational image)(HT file)
National Disaster Management Authority to recruit senior research officers (Representational image)(HT file)
Published on Nov 21, 2021 12:26 PM IST

Cabinet secretary holds high-level meeting on Cyclone Tauktae: 10 points

Cyclone Tauktae latest updates: Secretaries of ministries of home, power, shipping, telecom, civil aviation, fisheries, Railway Board chairman, member secretary NDMA and other officials also attended the meeting.

Four people have died and 73 villages across six districts in Karnataka have been destroyed by the cyclone according to the state disaster management agency. In picture - Rough sea weather conditions in Mangaluru.(PTI)
Four people have died and 73 villages across six districts in Karnataka have been destroyed by the cyclone according to the state disaster management agency. In picture - Rough sea weather conditions in Mangaluru.(PTI)
Updated on May 16, 2021 05:17 PM IST

PM Modi to meet with top officials to review preparations for cyclone Tauktae

The IMD announced that a deep depression intensified into cyclonic storm Tauktae and was centred over Lakshadweep island and adjoining southeast & east-central Arabian Sea till Saturday morning.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi.(PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi.(PTI)
Updated on May 16, 2021 05:35 PM IST
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