State Disaster Management Plan

Scope of the Plan

The DM Plan provides a consistent, UT wide framework to enable UT, local governments, Central government and the private sector to work together to prepare, mitigate and to respond and also recover from the effects of emergencies regardless of cause, size, location, or complexity. In accordance with the DM Act, 2005, this plan is in effect at all times and applies to all levels of Government of Puducherry and its administrative subdivisions/Taluks/Blocks/Villages. The plan incorporates and complies with the principles and requirements found in National and State laws, regulations and guidelines.

The scope of this plan envisages active participation of all departments/ agencies of Government of Puducherry, private sectors, NGO’s working in Puducherry and citizens in all facets of disaster management. The plan applies to all the four regions of UT of Puducherry namely Puducherry, Karaikal, Mahe and Yanam.

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