No of employees:
As mandated by the Disaster Management Act, 2005, the Govt. of Assam has
adopted the Act with Notification in the official gazette in the month of Dec’2006.
The Revenue and Disaster Management Department is the administrative
department of ASDMA.
ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE :
STATE DISASTER MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY : As per provision under Section 14 (1) & (2)
of the Disaster Management Act, 2005, the State Govt. has established the State
Disaster Management Authority, chaired by the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Assam,
with the Hon’ble Minister, Revenue & Disaster Management Deptt. as its Vice
STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE : The State Executive Committee (SEC) was constituted
as per provisions of Section 20 (1) & (2) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005, to
execute the mandate of the State Authority and assist the State Authority in the
performance of its functions and to coordinate action in accordance with the
guidelines laid down by the State Authority and to ensure compliance of directions
issued by the State Government under the Disaster Management Act.
DISTRICT DISASTER MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY : As per provision under Section 25 (1) of
the Disaster Management Act, 2005, 27 District Disaster Management Authorities
were constituted for each of the 27 districts of the State, which are under the
chairmanship of the Deputy Commissioners. The District Authority shall act as the
district planning, coordinating and implementing body for disaster management
and take all measures for the purposes of disaster management in the district in
accordance with the guidelines laid down by the National Authority and the State