Mega Mock Drill Exercise by NDRF, State Agencies at city mall
Bhubaneswar: A joint Mega Mock Drill Exercise has been organised by NDRF and State Agencies at Esplanade Mall in the capital city on Thursday.
As per sources, the mock drill was conducted on CBRN Emergencies. CBRN emergencies pertain to threats emanating from the use of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear material, the officials informed.
The sources said the training programme is being conducted in collaboration with the mall staff and State agencies.
The officials informed that handling CBRN emergencies needs specialised skills and efforts. The programme consists of lectures as well as field training including live demonstrations of detection of bombs.
The training programme will improve the CBRN safety and create awareness among the public, said a staff of the mall.
The training programme will also enable them to provide medical first aid, officials added.