INSTITUTIONAL SUPPORT 84. Management of disasters is becoming a specialty in itself. Continuous institutional support shall be necessary for ensuring the implementation of the policy. An institution shall be set up or an existing institution shall be given the responsibility to provide technical and logistic support to the State Relief Commissioner. This institution shall work as part of the State Relief Commissioner's establishment.
85. In particular, this institution shall be responsible for :
continuous monitoring of all types of disasters occurring in the State
documentation of all types of disasters
rendering assistance in the preparation and updating of the district, division and state plans ,and insuring that the work is done.
updating technological and scientific knowledge on disaster management and disseminating it to connected personnel and members of the community
monitoring of relief and rehabilitation programmes and their documentation .
continuous training of personnel engaged in disaster management, including annual refresher course for updating their knowledge.
providing technical and management support to State Relief Commissioner and local administration at the time of crisis.