Heat action plan 2022 for Odisha

This Action Plan provides an overview of some of the main actions that have been undertaken to address Heat Waves in Odisha. A compilation of many Heat Wave related research and findings of different departments has also been included for future response and mitigation planning. The plan also includes a chapter on the new innovative measures in early warning and dissemination. The Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) of relevant departments and district administration have been added for a clear understanding of the actions to be taken in a coordinated response against the calamity. Finally, a list of Do’s and Don’ts has also been included for awareness on some of the quick measures that can be taken at the community level for preparation to tackle Heat Waves or incases of heat strokes.