Government of India
Ministry of Communications & IT
Department of Telecommunications
WPC Wing, COP Section
6th Floor, Sanchar Bhawan, 20 Ashoka Road
New Delhi – 110 001
No. L-14011/555/04-AMT Dated the 30th December, 2004
Subject: Disaster relief measures in Tsunamis affected areas - Radio Amateur activities.
Some requests have been received from the civil authorities and Radio Amateurs for their services in the Disaster Relief communications/ activities in the affected areas.
The licensed Radio Amateurs and/ or their Associations/ societies are permitted to assist the civil authorities in the Disaster Relief communications/ activities on voluntary & Non-commercial basis.
They should inform the WPC Wing of their proposed program (for record purposes) and coordinate with the concerned civil/police authorities in the affected area.
(C. Rama Rao)
Assistant Wireless Adviser
Tel: 2303 6951