Agartala Battalion of 21 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Inspector General Assam Rifles (East) participated in joint mock drill exercise at Chandrapur Higher Secondary School, Gomati District in coordination with NDRF, Tripura State Rifles and Civil administration on 07 September 2022.
The objective of the exercise was to create earthquake awareness amongst the students and local populace residing in the area.
Agartala battalion took active participation in the exercise and assisted the civil administration in planning, co-ordination and execution of the mock drill exercise. Participants demonstrated various extrication methods like high rise rescue, stabilizing victims and providing pre-hospital treatment.
The Joint mock drill has definitely helped all the participants in gaining expertise in earthquake rescue and are now ready for employment.
Defence PRO, Guwahati, Lt Col MS Rawat shared this information through a press release.