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SRI LANKA COAST GUARD CONDUCTS AN OIL SPILL CONTINGENCY PLAN WORKSHOP AND DRILL

         Sri Lanka Coast Guard (SLCG) conducted a workshop and drill on Oil Spill incident management at the Hambanthota Fishery Harbour on 27th June 2017. This exercise was initiated by the Marine Environment Protection Authority and Sri Lanka Coast Guard in order to make aware the Oil Spill Contingency plan for relevant stakeholders in the southern region. Further rehearsal conducted was immensely benefited to enhance the capabilities of Oil Spill Response Team attached to the Regional Director Southern Region of Sri Lanka Coast Guard as well as other officials in the area such as Sri Lanka Navy, Sri Lanka Army and Sri Lanka Air Force.