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Off-site disaster drill at Oil Depot

An off-site disaster drill in conjunction with the 51st National Safety Day was organised at IOCL oil depot at Kevijau Colony, Dimapur on March 4. (DPRO Dimapur)

An off-site disaster drill in conjunction with the 51st National Safety Day on the theme “nurture young minds develop safety culture” was organized by Labour Department & Indian Oil Corporation in collaboration with Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority at IOCL oil depot at Kevijau Colony, Dimapur on March 4.
IOCL officials informed that every year on March 4, India commemorates National Safety Day to raise awareness and commitment to working safely.
During the drill, how to deal the situation in the event of leakage and fire within the Oil Depot was carried out. Simultaneously the people of the nearby community were evacuated as part of the emergency drill, DIPR reported.