Planning n Mitigation | VOL. 14, ISSUE 86, September-October 2014 |
The author is Principal Secretary to Government and Special Relief Commissioner, Government of Odisha, Revenue and Disaster Management (Special Relief) Department. firstname.lastname@example.org
The managerial prowess in handling Phailin demonstrates that a natural calamity can be tamed by an effective warning system, superior preparedness, and public awareness.