Use Of Technology, Awareness Vital To Deal With Calamities
He said this in a message issued here on Sunday in connection with the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction.
The incumbent government had made the Disaster Management Authority more effective to provide relief and compensate the damage caused by natural calamity, he added.
The CM said it was the basic responsibility of a state to ensure protection of people during natural calamities, adding awareness regarding calamities was also vital.
The affected portion of Upper Jehlum canal was restored in record time, he added.
He further said training on modern lines was of utmost importance to deal with the incidents caused due to calamities.