Complete and comprehensive profile of disasters in the Indian subcontinent.Services began an Expert Committee set up by the Government of India in 1950, whose recommendations were prefatory but far reaching. ... It also appointed the Standing Fire Advisory Committee (SFAC) in 1956, with all states and union territories represented. ... However, these are only guidelines and can become mandatory provisions if the state governments adopt it through legislation. The BIS hasanbsp;...
|Title||:||India Disasters Report, Towards a Policy Initiative|
|Author||:||S. Parasuraman (anthropologist.), P. V. Unnikrishnan|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2000|