Sunday, January 8, 2017
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) that was operating from Mangalagiri in Guntur district is all set to construct its own campus on a sprawling 50-acre land in Gannavaram mandal of Krishna district.
The government has allotted Rs.200 crore for the campus. The 10th NDRF Battalion saved many lives and rescued thousands of people during natural calamities, accidents, cyclones and floods in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karanataka in the last few years.
The Bhoomi puja will be held at Kondapavuluru village on Monday for which Union Minsiter for Home Rajanath Singh along with Chief Minster Nara Chandrababu Naidu, Union Minister for Civil Aviation P.Ashok Gajapati Raju, Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Y.S.Chowdary, Information and Broadcasting Minister M.Venkaiah Naidu and Director General R.K.Pachnanda will participate.