x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Senior doctor ignored, junior becomes Principal GMC Jammu | BJP ‘double-minded’ to act against ‘potential’ rebels | Several PMGSY projects hang in balance as release of funds delayed | Now demand for details of funds collected for Rasana victim gains momentum ! | Washed away in 2014 Digwar bridge still awaits reconstruction | People accuses doctor of abandoning patients for sake of private practice | Govt schools go smart in Srinagar, remain ‘dull’ in Jammu! | COVID-19 recovery rate in JK reaches 94% as 503 more patients get discharged; 454 new cases, eight fresh deaths | Fire extinguishers pose threat to lives at MCH Anantnag | Show Some Respect | Progress of Education in India | Black deeds under ‘Roshni’-B | Munish Gupta asks government to solve problems of people of Sector A Shastri Nagar | Advisor Baseer Khan reviews PMAY (G), MGNREGA, Panchayat Ghars | Pvt Schools indulging in organized loot, Govt unconcerned: Parents Association | Election Commission will take final call on assembly polls in J-K: Sharma | Army gears up to fight ‘weather blues’ on Mughal Road | Shehla 'episode' proof of youth playing in hands of anti-nationals: Kavinder | Cabinet Secy reviews arrangements for COVID-19 vaccine roll-out in J&K | BJP will not tolerate Pakistan''s policy of bloodshed in J-K: Raina | PDP, NC fighting against each other in triangular contest | CS chairs maiden meeting of UT Steering Committee ON COVID Vaccination | Implementation of Central scheme of financing facility under AFI | ACB files charge-sheet against then DSWO Kupwara, ors in illegal appointment case | 2nd phase of DDC election register around 49% of voter turnout in J&K | 69.66% polls recorded in Bandipora for second phase of DDC elections | Only one-way traffic on Leh, Kashmir highways; Mughal road shut | Tarigami moves SC challenging MHA order on land purchase | People in Kashmir angry after abrogation of Article 370, claims Soz | BJP hopeful of thumping victory in Chenani-Kud constituency | Corporator Ritu Choudhary inaugurates drain, tiles work | People craving to see change through DDC polls: Raman Suri | DDC Poll results to decide fate of Jammuites: TMF | Bhim Singh appoints Saddam as Gen Secy | Court rejects bail in NDPS Act | National Sikh Font expresses gratitude for Guru Nanak Dev Chair | YCET concludes Induction Programme | Pathseekers celebrate Guru Nanak Dev Ji birth anniversary | Srishti represents India at 6th BRICS Youth Summit | Omma Productions launches short Dogri musical film | Mayor kick starts development work in Janipur area | CCA office organises Pensioners Camp | Educational institutions observe “World AIDS Day” | Nat Manch performs nukkad natak on World AIDS Day | Shiksha Niketan organizes online Fancy Dress competition | JU organizes webinar on topic "Gulzar Ki Treweni" | Sri Sri Ravi Shankar calls for more research on AYUSH medicine for COVID-19 | GDC Ramgarh organises "Manodarpan" | GDC Vijaypur organizes online poster making, slogan writing competition | Army to hold recruitment rally for 10 Jammu distts in Feb-March | Power shut down | Attention GP Fund Subscribers of Jammu District | Back Issues  
 
news details
Regional Conference on Ek Bharat-Shresht Bharat focusing on Jal Shakti, Disaster Management concludes
12/1/2019 9:42:24 PM
Early Times Report
JAMMU, Dec 1: The deliberations of two-day Regional Conference on 'Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat' focusing on 'Jal Shakti' and 'Disaster Management' concluded here today with adoption of Sahyog-Sankalp resolution.
The Valedictory session of the Conference was co-chaired by Advisors to Lieutenant Governor, KK Sharma and Farooq Khan, who also released Sahyog-Sankalp (Cooperation-Declaration) resolution in presence of Additional Secretary, DARPG, V Srinivas, Deputy Secretary, DARPG, Renu Arora and Secretary, Disaster Management, Govt of J&K, Pandurang K Pole.
Speaking during the session, Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, KK Sharma said that this conference will help in sharing technical expertise between the two participating regions which will eventually help in developing the infrastructure regarding disaster response mechanism in the Union Territory of J&K.
He asserted that lot of good practices are being adopted by Tamil Nadu in various fields apart from disaster management which need to be replicated and adopted for overall development of J&K. He also stressed upon the participants especially from J&K to expose themselves to various innovative technologies employed in disaster management as J&K is severely prone to natural calamities.
Advisor Sharma said that under 'Ek Bharat, Shresht Bharat' program, different states have been integrated with one another and various mutual learning programmes in the field of tourism, culture and education have been held. He added that this Conference has taken it to the next level of knowledge sharing in the fields of administration and governance between the two regions.
Speaking on the occasion, Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Khan stressed upon the importance of sharing real time information during disasters so that loss of property could be minimized besides saving precious human lives.
Complementing DARPG for organizing this Conference, Advisor Khan termed this initiative as a serious effort to deliberate upon the issues related to disaster management. He opined that the outcome of the Conference would be of significant help to J&K as the experience and knowledge gained during the event would help the concerned officials and departments to form better mechanism while tackling difficult situations in future.
The conference later, unanimously adopted several deliberations of the conference during the valedictory session in the form of resolution titled Sahyog-Sankalp, which was read out by Secretary, Disaster Management, Govt of J&K, Pandurang K Pole on the occasion.
During the two-day conference, six technical sessions were held on wide ranging issues viz., Rejuvenation of Rivers- Cauvery and Jhelum, Reducing Water Consumption in Agriculture, Water Warriors Discussion, Urban flooding, NDRF Rescue operations - 2014 Srinagar floods and 2015 Chennai floods.
As part of the Conference, several interactive sessions were held in every module to provide participants an opportunity to attain better understanding of various topics covered in the programme.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU