Vide Letter No: 56/01/2017ITC(FTS 110818/12) Dated 27/11/2019 from National Disaster Management Authority, sanctioned an amount of Rs.20,00,000/- (Rupees: Twenty Lakh only) to the State of Kerala for the augmentation of the capacity of State Emergency Operation Centre for the procurement of equipment such as Video wall, EPABX, Radio sets or any other equipment required by EOCs for a better and coordinated disaster response.
Vide GO No. 145/2020/DMD dated 04/02/2020, Government of Kerala accorded sanction to Member Secretary, KSDMA for utilizing the amount for the modernization of SEOC with additional equipment limiting to an amount of Rs. 20 lakhs and created a technical committee for examining the requirements of the State EOC.
A technical committee meeting was conducted on 20/02/2020 and decided to setup an integrated Video Conference facility at KSDMA which can seamlessly work with NDMS VPN Sat, NIC VC and KSITM VC. The project is ongoing.