A Whatsapp group of officials and staff of the flood control department have been installed by the government.
The group has been installed mainly for sharing information heavy rains, cloud burst, and Dam damages.
The officials will have to be alert round the clock as the government has issued strict orders in this regard and all district administration have been informed about the same.
The group will be directly connected with the officials from Mantralay. Secretary, Executive Directors along with Chief Engineer and incharge officials of flood control rooms will also be connected through this group.
The Government has also issued an order for procurement of new cell phones of this group. This Mobile will be used in flood control room around the clock so that everyone will remain permanently in contact with each other.
Information about water release from Dam, rainfall, the water level in the reservoir, present stock of water will have to be given every four hours in the group.
Any changes made in a shift in the control room will have to be informed as to the order states. The news shift officer will be given a mobile phone and will have to remain in contact with the flood control department 24×7.
The flood control unit will be in operation upto October 31st 2019.
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