Government of India Invites Nominations for Disaster Management Awards (Download PDF)

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The Government of India invites nominations for the “Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar” for excellence in the field of disaster management. Awards to be declared on: 23rd JAN, 2019 (the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose)

Image Of Inviting Nominations

Image Of Inviting Nominations

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Highlights for the Nominations:

  • Eligibility: Indian individuals and institutions can apply

  • Last date for filling form: 7th JAN, 2019

  • Visit www.dmawards.ndma.gov.in for online application and details.

Purpose of the Honor

  • To recognize and honour the unsung heroes of the nation who are doing excellent work in the field of disaster management.

  • It was felt that many organisations and individuals are working silently but persistently on mitigation and preparedness towards minimizing the impact of future disasters & that there is a need to recognize their efforts towards alleviating human suffering caused by the disasters.

  • On these lines, the Government of India has invited nominations for the Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar.

Categories and Prizes

  • There will be up to three awards.

  • Both institutions and individuals are eligible for these awards.

  • An institution and individual winner will receive a certificate & a cash prize of Rs. 51 lakhs and Rs. 5 lakhs respectively.

Subhash Chandra Bose

  • Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was an Indian nationalist whose defiant patriotism made him a hero in India, but whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule with the help of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan left an ambivalent legacy.

  • Born: 23 January 1897

  • Died: 18 August 1945

- Published/Last Modified on: February 11, 2019

Awards, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Disaster Management

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