The full form of NDRF is National Disaster Response Force. NDRF formed mainly to tactile natural or man-made disaster like earth quick, Flood, landslide, Train and air place accidents, etc. It establishes in 2006 headquarter in Antyodaya Bhawan, New Delhi, Delhi and, its motto is “Saving Lives & Beyond”.
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NDRF work under NDMA and the chairman of NDMA is Prime Minister of India, Now Mr. Narandr Modi. The head of the NDRF is designated as DG (Director General) now as I am writing Shri SN Pradhan. The DG of NDRF is officers of IPS rank in India. Under the DG there are several IG and IGs rank officers.
There are 12 battalions in National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and each battalion 1149 personnel. NDRF is a force eligible to provide rescue teams, such as dog squads, technicians, electricians, and medical / paramedics, search and rescue officers.
These NDRF battalions are located at twelve different locations or state in the country
- West Bengal,
- Tamil Nadu,
- Uttar Pradesh,
- Andhra Pradesh
- Arunachal Pradesh
Key Points of NDRF
- Directly work under NDMA
- Chairman of the NDMA is the Prime Minister of India.
- Head of NDRF, Director-General is an IPS rank office.
- There are 12 battalions in National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and each battalion 1149 personnel.