The Adviser to Administrator holds a review meeting for emergency response arrangements
Chandigarh, 28th February 2019: The Adviser to the Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, Sh. Manoj Parida, IAS today held a precautionary review meeting at U.T Secretariat with senior officials of Chandigarh Administration, to review the security arrangements and response mechanism in the city.
Deliberations were done by various stakeholders over continuous vigilance by security forces, medical preparedness, prompt availability of fire brigades, public transport, civil defence mechanism and safety measures to be taken beforehand to counter any kind of eventualities. The officers from Chandigarh Police also informed that Mock Drills are also being conducted at various locations in the city to improve preparedness and response mechanisms.
Among those present during the meeting were Sh. Arun Kumar Gupta, IAS, Home Secretary, Sh. Ajoy Kumar Sinha, IAS, Finance Secretary, Sh. Mandip Singh Brar, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, U.T Chandigarh, Sh. B.L Sharma, IAS, Secretary Education, Dr. Ajay Kumar Singla, IAS, Secretary Transport, Sh. Shashank Anand, IPS, SSP Security & Traffic, U.T and other senior officers of Chandigarh Administration and Chandigarh Police.