Preparation of Plans


Multi-hazard risk management plans is the key component in the chapxer of Disaster Management where people can get minutes detail of villages where Resource, Risk, Shelter and vulnerability of area are marked. The plans start from village to State level are carefully documented and utilized during the disaster. At village level the plan are prepared by the trained volunteers, local gentries, school teachers PRI members and Village level Officers through Community Based Disaster Prepared technique then these plans are approved by the Gram Sabha and copy of the plan are submitted to District Magistrate. The plan contains information and the demographic detail of a village and during disasters one can see the profile of village and provide relief and rescue work accordingly. The plan also has Disaster Management Committee & Teams and their duties are to update the plans, provide training to teams constituted at village and conduct mock drills. Similar step are to be carried out at the higher level like GP, Block and Sub Division, District and State levels. Disaster Management Plan contains all the information and Maps of a village to be utilized at the time of disasters for immediate and effective operation. 

State Disaster Management Plan formulated by State Disaster Management Authority is a valuable document where vulnerability & risk assessment mapping, hazard risk assessment and vulnerability maps are incorporated. The plan also has early warning and dissemination systems, Prevention & mitigation plan and resource inventory. The Incident Command System and Emergency Operating System are two important chapxers where the roles and responsibilities of line departments and stakeholders are highlighted. During any disasters Emergency Operating Centre becomes activated and monitor the event and give regularly update to Chief Secretary and Chief Minister. State Disaster Management Plan prepared by State Disaster Management Authority is the document which is referred during Pre-During-Post disasters.

Click here  to view Sikkim State Disaster Management Plan Released on 18th Sepxember 2015

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