Every year, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Raising Day is celebrated on January 19th to commemorate the establishment of the NDRF in 2006. National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is a specialized force that is trained and equipped to respond to a wide range of disasters, including natural disasters such as floods, cyclones, and earthquakes, as well as man-made disasters such as chemical spills and terrorist attacks.
- The NDRF Raising Day aims to raise awareness about the importance of disaster preparedness and response.
- It encourages people to take steps to protect themselves and their communities in the event of a disaster.
- The NDRF Raising Day’s objective is to recognize and honour the dedication and sacrifice of the men and women of the NDRF who put their lives on the line to protect and serve their country.