On 17TH March 2022, BEYOND CARLTON signed an MoU with the Odisha State Disaster Management Authority(OSDMA) – to prepare a comprehensive fire safety framework for the twin city of Bhubaneshwar and Cuttack.
The key objectives of the MoU includes- working on a set of common goals and activities to ensure enhanced fire safety, promote community-based fire safety awareness, save lives and minimise injuries to building occupants and community members, guide development of Fire Safety Plan for the twin cities, develop a strategic vision on Fire Safety for Odisha and to guide institutional aspects of strengthening Fire & Emergency Services in Odisha. Shri Pradeep Kumar Jena, IAS, Development Commissioner-cum-Additional Chief Secretary & Managing Director, OSDMA, signed off on the MoU at Bhubaneswar.
Odisha is the first State after Karnataka to Prepare a Fire-Safety Blueprint in Association with BEYOND CARLTON.
This is certainly validation of BEYOND CARLTON’s advocacy efforts to build institutional rigor, and scale up the efforts towards fire safety for every citizen.