A meeting on city disaster management plan was organised at Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) office on Wednesday. On the occasion, Municipal Commissioner G. S. Pandadas said that city action plan was prepared, and mock drills were organised as part of disaster management plan.

Programmes were organised to create awareness on the rules and responsibilities and understand the vulnerability, he said.

UNDP national coordinator Ashok Malhotra said that the meeting was organised to elicit the opinion and suggestions of different departments. An effective plan would be prepared, he said.

UNDP national project coordinator Abha Mishra, VMC Additional Commissioner (General) R.M.J. Naik and others were present.