DDMUs

District Disaster Management Units (DDMUs)

Under NDM Act the DDMAs are formed which is a focal point for all DRM related activities in the district.

Functions

  • DDMO is the focal point for disaster managment related activities in district.
  • Obtain, process, disseminate and manage all data, information.
  • Forward contingency plan to PDMA.
  • Coordination and Communications of relief and operation during a disaster.
  • Coordination and Communications of relief and operation during a disaster.
  • Policy formulation Planning and Decision making for disaster risk reduction at district level.
  • Plays lead role in rescue Operations.
  • Resource requesting, dispatch needed items to affected population.
  • Information collection, analysis and dissemination.
  • Preparing operational updates, situation reports and forward compensation cases.
  • Facilitate task and Problem management at district level.