President stresses modern training for disaster management organisations

RAWALPINDI, April 28 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Thursday
said disaster management institutions and their personnel need modern techniques to cope with natural calamities to address these issues effectively.

The President said this while addressing the inauguration
ceremony of the Surgeon General’s International Conference 2016 organized by the Army Medical College and Surgeon General Pakistan.
The President said the National Disaster Management Authority
and National Institute of Disaster Management face such situations often and bear the foremost responsibility to cope with natural disasters and accidents.

“It is necessary to arrange regular training programmes for
these institutions,” he said.