In a move aimed at enhancing preparedness and response mechanisms and facilitate air raid simulation, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has requested a blackout in and around Beltola Tiniali area of Guwahati on December 2, 2023.
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The blackout is scheduled to take place from 8:00 to 8:30 pm to facilitate an Air Raid Simulation Exercise in Guwahati on December 2, 2023.
This exercise is a crucial step in testing and refining emergency procedures to ensure the safety and security of citizens in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
All residents and establishments in the specified area are urged to cooperate fully with this temporary blackout.
It may be mentioned here that the blackout is an essential component of the simulation, providing a realistic environment for authorities to assess and improve response times and strategies.
It is an opportunity for citizens to actively contribute to the community's overall preparedness.
In a tweet, Kamrup Metro District Administration informed that the DGCA emphasizes the significance of community cooperation during this exercise. Citizens are urged to adhere to the blackout timings and assist in creating a conducive environment for a comprehensive and effective simulation.
"Your cooperation in this matter is vital for the success of the Air Raid Simulation Exercise," the tweet added.
It is for kind information of all citizens that as per request of DGCA, blackout shall be effected in & around Beltola Tiniali on 2nd December, 2023 from 8:00 to 8:30 pm in view of Air Raid Simulation Exercise. All citizens are requested to cooperate in the same. @CMOfficeAssam
— Kamrup Metro District Administration (@DCKamrupMetro) December 1, 2023