MOCK DRILLS

  • Gurgaon: Mock earthquake drill likely to hit traffic February 7, 2013

    Gurgaon: A mock earthquake rescue drill will be held in Gurgaon, including on the DelhiGurgaon Expressway, on Thursday and will affect traffic, an official said on Wednesday. The mock drill will affect the flow of traffic on DelhiGurgaon Expressway, causing long jams for a few hours, the official said on...
  • DMRC conducts mock drills at station, hospital October 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Friday conducted security drills at station and a prominent private hospital to check the preparedness of authorities in case of a terror strike. The mock drills reportedly went well, sources said. The first drill was conducted at the Pratap Nagar Metro Station...
  • Tsunami mock drill conducted in Thiruvananthapuram September 24, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: A tsunami mock drill organised by UNDPsupported Disaster Management Cell of City Corporation was held on the Valiyathura ground on Saturday evening. The mock drill witnessed the coordinated efforts of wardlevel task force, doctors, employees of Fire and Rescue Services and the Coast Guard. Mayor K Chandrika inaugurated the...
  • Mock drills at 11 Delhi Metro stations today July 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Disaster Management Authority will on Saturday conduct mock drills at 11 Delhi Metro stations to check if the staff are ready to deal with earthquakes, bomb blasts and terror attacks. The timing of the drill has, however, not been disclosed, said DDMA. "How would we fathom the...
  • Mock security drill carried out at Parliament House March 7, 2012

    New Delhi: A security drill was conducted at the Parliament House on Wednesday morning to check the preparedness of the security agencies in case of a terror strike. The exercise comes days ahead of the commencement of the Budget Session. "This is a a routine exercise before commencement of every session....
  • Mock security drill carried out at Parliament House March 7, 2012

    New Delhi: A security drill was conducted at the Parliament House on Wednesday morning to check the preparedness of the security agencies in case of a terror strike. The exercise comes days ahead of the commencement of the Budget Session. "This is a a routine exercise before commencement of every session....
  • 4 suspended over Bangalore mock drill death February 26, 2012

    Bangalore: Four officers from the Karnataka Fire Department have been suspended following the death of a 25yearold woman in a mock fire drill in Bangalore. The mock fire drill to teach safety techniques to the 1,200 employees of Bombay Rayon that took place on Friday killed Nalina who was climbing...
  • B'lore: Fire Dept admits lapses in mock drill February 25, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka Fire Department on Saturday admitted lapse in the Bangalore mock fire drill case where a woman lost her life on Friday. The DG of the Fire Department has admitted that there were serious lapses. "What happened was unfortunate. We do admit there could have been procedural lapses and...
  • India @ 9 with Veeraraghav, Suhasini Haidar February 24, 2012

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  • News 360: Fire drill turns deadly, kills 1 February 24, 2012

    A mock drill at a private company in Bangalore turned deadly, when the rope carrying a 25yearold woman employee snapped, and she fell from the third floor to her death. The drill, incidentally, was organised by the fire department of the company. ...
  • Mock drill shocks Chandigarh residents, cops satisfied December 21, 2009

    Chandigarh: An elaborate mock drill carried out by the police in the city's main commercial hub on Monday created panic among residents as sounds of blasts, firing from automatic weapons and blaring emergency sirens were heard. The police, however, said they were satisfied with their preparedness. As morning officegoers got down...