Kiren Rijiju Inaugurated ‘India Disaster Response Summit’

The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju has inaugurated the ‘India Disaster Response Summit’ in New Delhi. The summit was organised jointly by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Facebook.

The summit focuses on how best to leverage social media platforms to ‘prepare, respond and recover’ for, during and after a disaster. This partnership is a benchmark and first of its kind as the Government has partnered with Facebook on disaster response.

News In-a-Line:
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju– inaugurated ‘India Disaster Response Summit’New Delhi– jointly by NDMA and Facebook.

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Source- Press Information Bureau (PIB)