District Disaster Management Authority

Location of the Office:

O/o the District Disaster Management Authority and Emergency Operations Centre,
West Garo Hills, Tura, Meghalaya
Pin code: 794001

  1. Chairman: Shri. Ram Singh, IAS
  2. Chief Executive Officer: Smti. Mary T. Sangma, MCS
  3. District Disaster Management Officer: Shri James D. Sangma

View Tura District Disaster Management Plan (PDF)

View Tura District Disaster Incident Response Team (PDF)

The Incident Response Team of West Garo Hills District
IRS Position Designated officers
Responsible Officer (RO) Deputy Commisssioner & Chairman, DDMA, WGH, Tura
Senior Officers to assist RO in EOC. They are to reach the District EOC within 1 hour of the receipt of information of emergencies Superintendent of Police (Hdqtr); Superintendent of Police (C); Addl. Chief Engineer (PWD); Addl. Chief Engineer (PHE), Superintendent Engineer (WR), District Medical & Health Officer, District Agriculture Officer, District Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officer, Assistant District Project Officer (DM)/ District Disaster Management Officer
Command Staff
Incident Commander Chief Executive Officer, District Disaster Management Authorithy, West Garo Hills, Tura
Deputy Incident Commander District Disaster Management Officer, West Garo Hills, Tura
Information & Media Officer District Information & Public Relations Officer
Safety Officer 2nd i/c (Operations), BSF, Tura; Addl. SP, Tura;Addl. District Medical & Health Officer, Tura; Commandant, Home Guards, Tura; E.E., PWD (Building),F&ES, Tura
Liaison Officer Extra Assistant Commissioners
General Staff
Operation Section
Operation Section Chief Superintendent of Police (Hdqtr), Tura
Staging Area Manager Superintending Engineer, PWD (Rds)
Response Branch Director Circle Inspector, Tura
Division Supervisor OC / IC of Police Stations, Out-Posts and Beat House
Task Force/Strike Team Deputy Controller of Civil Defence; Reserve Inspector, Tura; Traffic Inspector, Tura; Station Officer, F & ES; Field Executive, 108 Service;
Transportation Branch Dist. Transport Officer
Vehicle Coordination MVI
Planning Section
Planning Section Chief Additional Deputy Commissioner & CEO, TMB, Tura
Resource Unit Leader (RUL) Dist. Urban Planner
Check-in-status Recorder Dist. Statistical Officer
Situation Unit Leader (SUL) Executive Engineer, PWD (B)
Display Processor (DP) DIO, NIC/ CFO, GHADC
Field Observer Agri. Development Officers, Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officers, Fishery Officers, Junior Engineers, PWD(R,B, NH); Sub-Inspectors of Excise; Asst. Enforcement Inspectors (Rev & DM)
Weather observer Research Officer (Dist. & Local Research Station)
Documentation Unit Leader DIO, NIC
Demobilization Unit Leader BDO Gambegre C & RD Block
Technical Specialist E.E, PWD (R) NH cum Central Division; E.E, PWD (R) NEC Division; E.E, PWD (R) North Division; E.E. PWD (B); E.E, PWD (R) Mechanical Division; Senior Medical & Health Officer; E.E, PHE (Tura & North Divisions); E.E. (WR) West Garo Hills Division; Station Officer, F&ES, Tura
Logistic Section
Logistic Section Chief (LSC) Additional Deputy Commissioner & Project Director, DRDA, Tura
Service Branch Director District Sports Officer, Tura
Communication Unit DSP (Communication)/ ADPO(DM)/ SDE (BSNL)
Medical Unit Senior M&HO
Food Unit Superintendent of Supply, West Garo Hills, Tura
Support Branch Director E.E, PWD (R) NEC Division
Resource Provisioning Unit E.E, PWD (R) North Division
Facilities Unit EE, PWD(R), Mechanical Division; Dist. School Education Officer
Ground Support unit SDO(NH), PWD; SDO PHE, Tura; SDO Water Resources; SDO PWD, North Tura
Finance Branch Director Senior Treasury Officer, Tura assisted by Accountants
Time Unit SDO, PWD (Mechanical)
Compensation/Claim unit BDO, Rongram C&RD Block
Procurement Unit Superintendent of Supply, West Garo Hills, Tura
Cost Unit Inspector of Supply, Tura

The Incident Response Team of Dadenggre Sub Division
IRS Position Designated officers
Responsible Officer (RO) Deputy Commissioner & Chairman, DDMA, WGH, Tura
Senior Officers to assist RO in EOC. They are to reach the District EOC within 1 hour of the receipt of information of emergencies Superintendent of Police (Hdqtr); Superintendent of Police (C); Addl. Chief Engineer (PWD); Addl. Chief Engineer (PHE), Superintendent Engineer (WR), District Medical & Health Officer, District Agriculture Officer, District Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officer, Assistant District Project Officer (DM)/District Disaster Management Officer
Command Staff
Incident Commander Sub-Divisional Officer (Civil)
Deputy IC Extra Assistant Commissioner
Information & Media Officer Sub-Divisional Information & Public Relation officer
Safety Officer Sub-Divisional Police Officer; Sub-Divisional Medical & Health Officer; Sub-Divisional Officer (PHE); Sub-Divisional Officer (PWD); Sub-Divisional Officer (WR),Station Officer, F & ES;
Liaison Officer Sub-Divisional School Education Officer
General Staff
Operation Section
Operation Section Chief Sub-Divisional Police Officer
Staging Area Manager Block Development Officer, Tikrikilla C&RD
Response Branch Director Circle Inspector, Phulbari /Tikrikilla (within their jurisdiction)
Division Supervisor OC /IC of Police Stations, Out-Posts and Beat House
Task Force/Strike Team OC /IC of Police Stations, Out-Posts and Beat House; Station Officer, F & ES; Medical & Health Officer
Transportation Branch EAC/ CDPO (Dadenggre)
Vehicle Coordination Enforcement Inspector, UDA O/oCDPO
Planning Section
Planning Section Chief Block Development Officer, Dadenggre C & RD
Resource Unit Leader (RUL) SDO (PWD) II North Division
Situation Unit Leader (SUL) SDO (PWD) III North Division
Display Processor (DP) Asstt. System Engineer (EL), Dadenggre
Field Observer Agri. Development Officers, Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officers, Fishery Officers, Junior Engineers, PWD(R,B, NH); Sub-Inspectors of Excise; Junior Engineers; PHE; Junior Engineers (WR); Gram Sevaks;
Documentation Unit Leader Asstt. System Engineer (EL), Dadenggre
Demobilization Unit Leader Extra Assistant Commissioner; Enforcement Inspector
Technical Specialist E.E, PWD (R) NH cum Central Division; E.E, PWD (R) NEC Division; E.E, PWD (R) North Division; E.E. PWD (B); E.E, PWD (R) Mechanical Division; Senior Medical & Health Officer; E.E, PHE (Tura & North Divisions); E.E. (WR) West Garo Hills Division; Station Officer, F & ES, Tura
Logistic Section
Logistic Section Chief (LSC) Block Development Officer, Selsella C & RD
Service Branch Director Project Engineer, Rongai Valley
Communication Unit ASI (Communication)
Medical Unit Medical & Health officer
Food Unit Inspector of Supply, Dadenggre
Support Branch Director CDPO, Selsella
Resource Provisioning Unit SDO (PHE) Phulbari
Facilities Unit Sub-Divisional School Education Officer;
Ground Support unit SDO, PWD; SDO PHE; SDO Water Resources; Agri. Development Officers; Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Officers; Fishery Officers
Finance Branch Director Treasury Officer, Dadenggre assisted by Accountants
Compensation/Claim unit Extra Assistant Commissioner, Dadenggre
Procurement Unit Inspector of Supply, Dadenggre
Cost Unit Inspecting Staff of Supply, Dadenggre