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Posted On: 29 September 2022 07:26 pm
Updated On: 29 September 2022 07:56 pm

The Joint Committee for Rain Emergency discusses preparations for rainy season

Cassandra Pallagud
Cassandra Pallagud
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Joint committee for rain emergency discusses preparations rainy season

The Joint Committee for Rain Emergency held a meeting today, chaired by His Excellency Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Subaie, Minister of Municipality, to discuss the necessary preparations and equipment to deal with the rainy season during the coming period.

The meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the Unified Operations Center of the Ministry of Municipality, reviewed the readiness of the municipalities and the concerned authorities to deal with any rainwater gatherings, by providing the work teams, equipment and mechanisms necessary to withdraw water from various regions of the country on a 24/7 basis.

The meeting touched on the mechanism for receiving communications in the main operations room of the unified call center through the number (184) around the clock, in addition to the number (188) of the Public Works Authority, and the immediate and direct coordination with the rain emergency rooms in all municipalities.

During the meeting, His Excellency the Minister of Municipality stressed the importance of continuous coordination and cooperation between the committee and all concerned authorities in the country, to ensure the proper functioning of the work. Note that work is underway to implement a field simulation of some scenarios in coordination with the various municipalities.

Source and cover image credit: Qatar News Agency