Seventh countrywide maneuver in response to earthquake and considering security as well as disaster preparedness was held at 10:14 hour local time in one of secondary schools (Farzanegan) in Tehran simultaneously with 110, 000 schools on Tue. 29 Nov. 2005
The Iranian Red Crescent Society s President, Dr. Noorbala and Head of Rescue and Relief Organization, Dr. Alamdari as well as head of International Seismological Center together with a number of high ranking officials and government authorities attended the aforesaid maneuver.
In the course of above mentioned maneuver, the students experienced one minute practice, through which in cooperation with IRCS relief workers did their best to assist the victims.
In line with above, Dr. Noorbala put stress on the necessity of training the public specially students in order to maintain their preparedness for self reliving in response to unexpected disasters and in case of probable emergencies.
At the same time, Head of Rescue and Relief Organization, Dr. Alamdari went on to say that said organization declares her full preparedness to dispatch trainers for training students in this field.
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