The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will visit Russia's National Crisis Management Centre (NCMC) in Moscow on Thursday.
The NCMC is a multi level coordination centre designed to provide inter-agency coordination and alert the people about the threat of emergency situations. The capabilities of the NCMC include state-of-art real time monitoring, data collection, analysis and modelling. It uses global navigation satellite systems and global monitoring technologies based on remote sensing.
The Moscow based NCMC processes information from across Russia and is capable of monitoring industrial facilities, crowded areas, tsunami threats, other natural disasters etc.