Odisha State Disaster Management Authority Current Affairs, GK & News
Odisha Disaster Preparedness Day and National Day for Disaster Reduction is observed every year on 29 October to commemorate destruction brought by Super Cyclone 1999 and to prepare ourselves for future disasters. Key Highlights Theme of Odisha Disaster Preparedness Day for year 2019- ‘Empowering Community for Disaster Resilience’. To mark the occasion of Odisha Disaster ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched a unique flood hazard atlas on the basis of historic flood inundation captured through satellite imagery over the period from 2001 to 2018. It is expected to help the State manage floods more efficiently. The atlas will help the authorities to systematically plan flood control measures, to carry ..
Topics: Flood • Government of India • Hydrology • Indian Space Research Organisation • National Remote Sensing Centre • Naveen Patnaik • Odisha State Disaster Management Authority • Physical geography • Space programme of India • Water
Odisha has come out with a unique flood hazard atlas aided by satellite imagery, which is expected to help the coastal state manage floods more efficiently. The atlas was released by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the State-level Natural Calamity Meeting. About Flood Hazard Atlas Need: Atlas would serve as a useful resource of ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Baitarani • Brahmani • Disaster Management • Flash Floods • Flood Hazard Atlas • Indian Space Research Organisation • ISRO • Mahanadi • National Remote Sensing Centre • Natural Disaster • Naveen Patnaik • Odisha • Odisha Chief Minister • Odisha State Disaster Management Authority • OSDMA • Rushikulya • Subarnarekha
The Odisha State Disaster Management Authority (OSDMA) has bagged the SKOCH Award, 2018 for its remarkable achievements in the field of disaster management. The award was presented at the 56th SKOTCH Summit held at New Delhi. The SKOCH Award is being presented since 2003 to individuals and institutions having done meritorious works in the field of governance, ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: 1999 Super Cyclone • Banking • corporate citizenship • Cyclone Phailin • Disaster Management • Early Warning Dissemination System • Economics • Finance • Governance • Inclusive Growth • Odisha • Odisha State Disaster Management Authority • OSDMA • SKOCH Award • SKOCH Group • Technology
The Odisha State Disaster Management Authority (OSDMA) has been honoured with the coveted SKOCH award for 2018 for its remarkable achievements in the field of disaster management at the 56th SKOTCH Summit at New Delhi on February 25, 2019. The Skoch award covers the best efforts in the areas of finance, governance, banking, disaster management, ..