GUWAHATI, March 19: The Indian Red Cross Society, Assam state branch has initiated a project to improve Flood Early Warning Alert System with support from IRCS, National Headquarters, IFRC and Google.
The project has been started initially in four districts namely Lakhimpur, Dhemaji, Majuli and Morigaon. In this regard a Consultation meeting with the stakeholders and a project design workshop with state branch and district branch leadership and staff were held on March 17 at hotel Rituraj in Guwahati. A Two Day Volunteer Training workshop was also organised on 18th and 19th. 10 volunteers from each district were trained in the workshop.