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Exercise Jal Rahat : Flood Relief Joint Exercise

Exercise Jal Rahat : Flood Relief Joint Exercise


16 May 2023, Gajraj Coprs of the Indian Army conducted a Joint Flood Relief 'Exercise Jal Rahat' at Hagrama Bridge on Manas River, Assam to validate joint driils and coordinate preparedness by multi-agency flood relief columns. 

Apart from Indian Army- SSB, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), State Disaster Response Force (SDRF), District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) and police representatives took part. The event included coordination and rehearsals for rescue mission of people from inundated areas by joint efforts of specialist teams from Army, NDRF and SDRF. Practice on use of innovative expedients by the flood relief columns was also organised in which teams of Army and SSB demonstrated use of local resources during such calamity. The event was witnessed by senior dignitaries from the Army, Civil, CAPF, DC Offices, Bongaigaon & Chirang and SSB.

Notably the Indian Army has been at the forefront during flood relief operations over the years has evacuated  thousands of lives