Assam Disaster Reporting and Information Management System

  • 16 May 2024

On 15th May 2024, Assam Chief Secretary unveiled the Disaster Reporting and Information Management System (DRIMS), a digital platform revolutionizing disaster damage reporting.

  • DRIMS, an initiative by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, aims for accurate assessment and swift aid distribution post-disasters.
  • Developed with UNICEF collaboration, DRIMS efficiently records critical impact indicators to expedite relief efforts.
  • Tracks damages to crops, livestock, and infrastructure, facilitating faster post-disaster restoration.
  • Chief Secretary released a handbook on disaster financial assistance, empowering affected communities.
  • ASDMA CEO highlighted DRIMS as an upgraded platform with modern technology features for multi-disaster reporting.
  • UNICEF representatives praised DRIMS as an efficient system aiding in data verification and saving field workers' time.