Flash Updates:

Before

  • Learn about nuclear radiation hazards.
  • Discuss nuclear radiation safety with children, family, friends and neighbours.
  • Keep emergency contact numbers handy.

During

  • Go indoors. Close doors/windows. Stay inside.
  • Switch on the radio/television and look out for public announcements from your local authority.
  • Cover all food, water and other consumables. Eat only such covered items.
  • If you are out in the open, cover your face and body with a wet cloth. Return home quickly, remove footwear before entering. Take a bath and wear fresh clothes. Keep the removed footwear and clothes packed in a polythene bag to be checked for contamination by authorities.
  • Follow official instructions.
  • During prolonged contamination issues, try to feed milking cattle contaminationfree fodder and water.

Don’ts

  • Do not panic.
  • Do not spread and/ or believe in rumours
  • Do not stay outside/or go outside unless it is really necessary.
  • Do not use water from open wells/ponds; exposed crops, vegetables, food or milk.