SUB-COMMITTEE OF NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (NEC) OF NATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY (NDMA)
The Sub-Committee of NEC was formed by Disaster Management Division of Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt of India in compliance with the direction of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in its Judgment dated 11.01.2018 after hearing a Writ Petition for decommissioning of the Mullaperiyar dam. The mandate of this Sub-Committee is to monitor the measures for ensuring high level of preparedness to face any disaster, which is unpredictable in relation to Mullaperiyar Dam. The Sub Committee is headed by Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation and has wide representation from Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Deptt. of Telecommunication, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of Tamil Nadu and Govt. of Kerala.