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Civil Defence is a self Defence .... of the people, by the people & for the people .... to minimize the effect of disasters ...
Organisation
 
 

Homeguards - During World War–II Homeguards a voluntary organisation for local Defence was raised in the United Kingdom. In India on December 6 1946 Homeguards were raised in Bombay to assist in controlling Civil disturbances. In the wake of Chinese aggression of 1962 all voluntary organizations of States and Union territory were merged into one All India Homeguards which is voluntary both in concept and character.

Civil Defence in India owes its origin to the erstwhile Air Raid Precautions (ARP) Organisation raised and operated during World War-II by the Ministry of Defence to safeguard the life and property of the civilian population and also to maintain the continuity of production and economic activity of the nation during the war time... more

 
Raising Day celebrations
 

Jammu (J&K), December, 6th: The Homeguards/Civil Defence celebrated its Raising Day at SDRF 2nd Bn. Jammu today on 06-12-2017. Hon’ble Governor J&K Sh.N.N.Vohra was the chief guest on the occasion. He took Rashtriya Salute and inspected the Parade presented by different Parade contingents viz Homeguards, Civil Defence, SDRF, NCC and students of various schools. ... more

 
3rd World Congress
 

Jammu (J&K), November, 10th: A three day World Congress on Disaster Management was held jointly by Government of Andhra Pradesh, Disaster Management Initiatives and Convergence Society (DMICS), Gitam University and others at Vishakhapatnam from 7th to 9th November, 2017 in which experts, speakers and participants from various parts of the World participated. The experts and speakers ... more