|District Disaster Management Authority|
As per the provision of the Section 25(1) of
Disaster Management Act, 2005, the Governor of Tripura is pleased to constitute
District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) for every district of the State.
While Tripura as a whole lies approximately between the north latitude 22
degrees 56' and 24 degrees 32' and between longitude 91 degrees 0' and 92
degrees 20' east, the West Tripura district lies approximately between latitude
23 degrees 16' to 24 degrees 14' north and longitude 91 degrees 09' east to 91
degrees 47' east. The West Tripura District is bounded by Bangladesh in the
north and west by North Tripura in the east and by South Tripura in the south.
Total area of the district is 3544 sq.kms. The district headquarters is located
at Agartala, which is also the capital of the State