Disaster risk reduction training organised at Changunarayan municipality

Logo 2021-10-06 08:10    Prabesh Bishta

Kathmandu : One-day training has been conducted regarding the measures to protect citizens from natural disasters like earthquake and fire at Changunarayan municipality.

The municipality and Institute of Social and Environmental Transition (ISET) Nepal organised the one-day training and rehearsal regarding the measures to be protected from natural disasters.

Different stakeholders, representatives of ward no 1 and 2, social workers, representatives of Nepal Red Cross, students, police personnel, women and housewives had participated in the training.

Chairperson of Changunarayan municipality-2, Shivahari KC, pointed out the need of awareness at the citizen level to reduce possible loss of life and property from natural disaster as Nepal is at high risk in view of natural disaster.

Such type of public awareness programme would be organised in other wards of the municipality, he added.

The municipality has been launching different disaster risk reduction programmes in the municipality with financial support of ISET Nepal.