Welcome To Department of Disaster Management & Rehabilitation
In the beginning, the Department of Relief and Rehabilitation Department (now renamed as the Disaster Management & Rehabilitation) is functioning only with few officers and staff at Directorate Level. Having no District offices all the Deputy Commissioner in the Districts are entrusted with the responsibility of immediate relief payments to the victims of Natural Calamities as per the Norms of CRF. Disaster Management Committees are formed at the State, Districts, Blocks and Village levels to extend immediate relief to the victims of various natural disasters like earthquake, cyclone, hailstorm, cloudburst, landslide, flood, Fire etc. Cyclone and Landslide being the main disaster in Mizoram a number of HDPE Tarpaulin. are distributed free of cost every year to needy victims of Landslide and Cyclone, for saving dwelling houses from landslide, hailstorm, etc and for prevention of further landslide itself.
History of the Department
1. Natural Calamity/Drought and Flood Relief.2. Gratuitous Relief.
3. Disaster Management: