Paikgacha Correspondent : An emergency meeting on Disaster Management Committee was held at Paikgacha. An emergency meeting of the Upazila Disaster Management Committee was organized due to deep depression in the Bay of Bengal.UNO ABM Khalid Hossain Siddiqui president of the Disaster Prevention Management Committee held the meeting at the Upazila Nirbahi Officer’s Office on Friday morning through Zoom Apps. Upazila Project Implementation Officer and Disaster Prevention Management Committee Member Secretary Imrul Kayes was present at the presentation, Ansar and VDP Instructor Altaf Hossain
Upazila Animal Resources Officer Dr. Vishnupad Biswas ,Senior Fisheries Officer Pabitra Kumar Das , Deputy Assistant Engineer Paubo Md. Farid Uddin , Public Health Department Aminul Islam , VDP Officer Ashalta Khatun ,Forest Assistant Premananda Roy ,UP Chairman Md. Saifur Rahman , Ripon Kumar Mandal, Gazi Junaidur Rahman, SM Enamul Haque, Ruhulamin Biswas, KM Arifuzzaman Tuhin, Kawshar Ali Joyaddar and other UP secretaries were present in zoom apps.
UNO meeting instructed the UP chairmen to keep the cyclone shelters ready to monitor and report on the damcare unit dams in each union to publicize the cyclone warnings to the public and to maintain constant contact with the control room.
Upazila Nirbahi Officer(UNO) ABM Khalid Hossain Siddiqui said, cyclone shelters have been set up in coastal unions to spread weather warnings.Extensive preparations have been made by the administration to protect vehicles and goods from possible disasters. The Deputy Commissioner has adequate food aid and other assistance in response to the disaster.