A simulation exercise of an “air crash” occurred on Friday 12 August at Rose Belle, a village located near Plaisance airport.
Several residents of the region have participated in the exercise organized by the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Committee.
The participation of the police, firefighters, members of the Special Mobile Force (SMF) and the police helicopter were also noticed during the exercise.
“J’accueille favorablement cet exercice. Cela aidera grandement les habitants en cas de catastrophe,” says Vinaye Harcharan, president of Grand Port District Council.