Commemoration of Hiroshima & Nagasaki Day devastation at Regional Science Centre

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 10 Aug 2017 10:53:40


 

Staff Reporter,

To commemorate 72nd anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki devastation and to create awareness among the students, Regional Science Centre, Bhopal has organised a Popular Science Lecture on theme ‘Disaster Management during Nuclear hazards and precautions’ on Wednesday, August 9.

The Lecture was delivered by Dr. Asit Kumar Patra, Senior Faculty, Disaster Management Institute, Bhopal in which around 250 students from different Schools of Bhopal took part.

In his lecture, Dr. Patra explained Disaster, Types of manmade and Natural disasters and also gave tips for the prevention and precautions to be taken during these disasters in a simple lucid manner.

Some video clippings about prevention or minimization of these disasters were shown to the students.Natural disasters like Cyclone/Typhoon/Hurricane, Earthquake, Volcaniceruption, Cloud burst, hailstorm etc. and manmade disasters like Explosions, Fire, and Stampedeetc. were covered during the lecture. After the lecture Dr. Patra clarified the queries of students.