Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2018        Go!    
 
 
August 20, Monday 2018 8:07 AM       

       HEADLINES: Qatar announces $5 million aid to flood-hit Kerala                                              Rescue operations in full swing                                              V D Satheesan slams health ministry for failure to send relief teams                                              Kerala Floods should be declared a national disaster, says Yechury                                              President Kovind enquires about flood situation in Kerala                                              Air India pilots offer help in flood-hit Kerala on voluntary basis                                              Big B, SRK contribute towards Kerala relief                                              Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies at 80                                              Asian Games: Ravi Kumar, Apurvi Chandela win mixed air rifle shooting bronze                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       CITYNEWS Next Article: Student drowns in Iruvazhinji River  
       More civil volunteers for rescue work
 
         Posted on :09:17:11 May 14, 2018
   
A A
       Last edited on:09:17:11 May 14, 2018
         Tags: more, civil volunteers, rescue work
 

KOZHIKODE:  The state government will take steps to train more civil volunteers in rescue operations with a view to supporting the Fire and Rescue Services wing, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said.

Inaugurating the 36th State convention of the Kerala Fire Services Association (KFSA) at Nalanda auditorium here on Sunday, Vijayan said: “The Fire and Rescue Services wing too is gearing up with such action plans to improve the training of interested civil volunteers.”

Describing the dedication and expertise of the rescue operators as the key factor for their excellence in disaster management, Vijayan said the department was getting all the deserving support from the government to improve its field-level efficiency. The government had already spent a huge portion of its fund for purchasing high-end fire fighting equipment for the department to modernise it, he said. Urging the rescue operators to be vigilant against the elements of corruption and bribery, Vijayan said the Fire and Rescue Services force was one of the best performing wings in the State winning the attention of the government. ‘‘Those joining the force today are well educated and it ultimately improves the efficiency of the whole force for better performance,’’ he said.

A A
       CITYNEWS
Next Article: Student drowns in Iruvazhinji River
 
 
CITYNEWS HEADLINES
Govt offices to function today  
PSC puts off exams  
Residents shifted as precautionary step  
Malappuram limping back to normalcy  
No fuel shortage, but many outlets go dry  
Man run over by KSRTC bus  
Farmer commits suicide  
Two Idukki dam sluices shut, water level down to safe  
Rs 10 lakh too less: UDF  
Applications invited for paramedical courses  
Seven questioned in Kerala Orthodox church case  
Search for missing fishermen continues  
Four hurt as boat rams sea wall  
Bakrid on August 22  
Two found drowned  
NDRF personnel obliged as people laud him for saving child  
IAF continues relief operations  
Student attempts suicide  
IT sleuths question Cardinal on land row  
Three found guilty in murder case  
Woman’s body found in drainage  
Security guard attacked  
Five CPI (M) activists sentenced to life in murder case  
Two killed in landslip as heavy rain lashes Karikottakari  
Search for missing fishermen continues  
 
Do you think Indian Army should take up rescue operation independently?
yes
 
no
 
no opinion
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy