It is clarified that it is ONLY MOCK exercise and there is NO THREAT of Tsunami. It is just to gear up state and central agencies!
Mock Exercise for Tsunami response is planned by National Disaster Management Authority as an Annual Event from 9.30 am to 1.30 pm on 24th Nov in 2 selected villages in each Dist.
It said, Spread the message to avoid any rumour mongering. Criminal action will be initiated against those spreading rumours.
Minister for Revenue and Disaster management, Principal Secy and CRA, Rev Secy and Com Disaster Management also took part in Mock Drill. As part of Tsunami mock exercise in Chennai, Medical aid to the affected people was given. Swift and efficient coordination among involved agencies.