IMPHAL: A team of 12th battalion NDRF stationed at Imphal West conducted a joint mock exercise on earthquake scenario at DTC Hall in Churachandpur District with the District Administration which was participated by various Civil Society Organisations from Pherzawl and Churachandpur District. The team conducted the exercise under the supervision of Sh. Sanjay Prasad Sharma – Assistant Commandant and the team was led by Inspector H Johnson Hmar.
During the mock exercise the team demonstrated several search and rescue techniques such as line searched and hailing searched techniques. The team also demonstrated first aid techniques such as dressing, bandaging and splinting. During the mock exercise the team evacuated 2 live surface victims using two men three hands techniques and by using stretchers. The team also demonstrated CSSR techniques and rescued live trapped victims using stretchers from under the collapsed structure. Further, the team also evacuated two live trapped victims from the terrace using rope rescue techniques.
After the mock exercise was concluded the team of NDRF led all the stakeholders and participants to take COVID-19 pledge. Today’s mock drill was for Pherzawl and Churachandpur districts and was attended by the Deputy Commissioners and top officials from the Police, Fire and Medical Departments.