National Action Plan
The Action Plan has the challenge to address areas where India is still weak in enforcing provisions laid out in the Environment (Protection) Act 1986 and Disaster Management Act 2005 for effective on-site as well as off-site emergency management planning for both industry and local/regional governments.
The revised document discussed with member NDMA in a meeting on 25 August 2011 at NDMA Bhavan under the chairmanship of Dr. Muzaffar Ahmad, member NDMA, presided by Shri Manohar Dubey, Executive Director DMI Bhopal. The document was presented by Dr. Rakesh Dubey, Director DMI Bhopal. Other members presented at the meeting were Shri Rajnath Ram, Jt. advisor, PNGRB, Brig. (Dr.) B. K. Khanna, Sr. Specialist NDMA, Maj. Gen. R. K. Kaushal, Sr. Specialist Policy and Plans NDMA, Dr. V. R. Sonwane, Sr. Technical Expert DMI Bhopal and Col. Sashi Bhushan, NDMA.