The police order states that any person contravening the order shall be liable for punishment under Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Indian Penal Code as well as provisions of the Epidemic Diseases Act Pandemic Act and the Disaster Management Act.
Top Stories Dec 31, 2021, 3:32 PM IST
The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in view of the rising coronavirus cases had asked district magistrates to ensure that no gatherings to celebrate Christmas and New Year take place in the city.
Top Stories Dec 24, 2021, 1:05 PM IST
The report, uploaded on the CAG website on November 11 refers to shortcomings with regard to capacity building, flood forecasting and land cover use.
Top Stories Nov 16, 2021, 12:04 PM IST
The protesters demanded the Kejriwal government to send a proposal to Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) for lifting the ban on the festival.
Top Stories Oct 12, 2021, 2:46 PM IST
According to a BBC report, at least 150 additional people are believed to have been hurt, with some of them being transported to hospitals in severe condition.
Pakistan Oct 7, 2021, 8:57 AM IST
Experts at Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd says, that the possibility of a fatality is five times more likely in the construction industry than in the manufacturing industry, and the risk of a major injury is 2.5 times higher.
Business Sep 28, 2021, 9:01 PM IST
According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, 82 people survived the mishap which happened when two boats collided at Nimati Ghat around 4 pm.
Top Stories Sep 9, 2021, 8:46 AM IST
The police have appealed to devotees not to visit temples on Janmashtami festival as District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) guidelines prohibit religious gatherings.
Top Stories Aug 29, 2021, 5:57 PM IST
The decision comes after the meeting of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Friday. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said, "Students will need parents' permission and no one will be forced to attend."
Top Stories Aug 27, 2021, 5:00 PM IST
Kerala's Disaster Management Department decided after the Centre issued an alert to all states about the possibility of mass gatherings during upcoming festivals.
India News Aug 11, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
The Uttarakhand Bhookamp Alert app has been developed by the Uttarakhand State Disaster Management Authority (USDMA) and the Indian Institute of Technology (Roorkee).
India News Aug 4, 2021, 12:56 PM IST
As over 250 daily Covid cases are being reported in Bengaluru from the last few days, with inflow of many people from neighbouring states Kerala and Maharashtra, the BBMP has imposed a night curfew to contain the spread. The night curfew will come into effect from 10 pm tonight and will be in place till 5 am.
Top Stories Aug 3, 2021, 6:21 PM IST
The Nobel Peace Prize laureate has been held since the military seized power in a February 1 coup and is on trial in the capital, Naypyidaw, over charges that include illegal importation and possession of walkie-talkie radios and violating coronavirus protocols under a disaster management law.
World News Jul 13, 2021, 10:24 AM IST
Supreme Court also directed the National Disaster Management Authority to ascertain within 6 weeks an ex-gratia amount that can be paid to the family members of those who died due to Covid.
Top Stories Jun 30, 2021, 12:12 PM IST
The Centre stated that providing such compensation would entail a huge financial liability.
Top Stories Jun 20, 2021, 1:51 PM IST