08 October 2021

The Samtse Dzongkhag Disaster Management in collaboration with Desuup and RBP has organized refresher training course on Search and Rescue (SAR) for the Dzongkhag SAR Team as a part of disaster preparedness in the Dzongkhag. The participants were from Dzongkhag, RBP, Desuup, Dzongkhag Court and Schools. The Program was held with strict adherence to Covid19 protocols with restricted participants. The following important SAR components were extensively rehearsed during the program held on 7th & 8th October, 2021:

  1. Familiarization of Search and Rescue equipments.
  2. Rope rescue techniques and different types of knot making.
  3. Water/River rescue techniques.
  4. Fire Drill.
  5. Lowering Rippling.

The Dzongkhag Administration would like to thank Desuup Ngawang Nidup, Desuup Ankit Ria, Desuup Phuntsho Namgay, Desuup Dharmendra Sharma and RBP fire team for being the Resource Person (Instructor) for the above cited program.