A familiarization exercise was conducted by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) at Government Higher Secondary School, Mon on Tuesday. The NDRF team comprised of 24 members led by Commander, Gaurav Vashisht and Davinder Sandhu who demonstrated to the students about use of various safety equipments in times of emergencies to prevent more injuries and casualties.
They demonstrated different types of use of rope technique to rescue victims of disasters and briefed the students about ‘dos and don’ts’ during earthquake. The team also displayed rescue and safety equipments to teachers and students. The team who had earlier demonstrated during the Independence Day celebration in Mon would be conducting another program at Wangkhao College, Mon on August 19.