The Nagaland Home Guards & Civil Defence as a twin Organization is providing yeoman service in the following areas.

  • Home Guards assist in maintaining internal security, law and order duties besides providing protection to the important installation for both Central and State establishments, banks, VIPs house guard, traffic duties especially in Dimapur, Kohima Mokokchung and Wokha.

  • A major role of Home Guards & Civil Defence is to help the community during an emergency situation.

  • The CD & Home Guards Officers and personnel are trained in various Civil Defence subjects within and outside the State such as National Civil Defence College (NCDC) Nagpur, NISA (CISF) and other institutes.

  • Training on capacity building, disaster management, preparedness, demonstrations & mock drill exercises are imparted to to NGOs, VDBs, Students, police, public and church leaders, government servants etc. is another important activities undertaken by CD & Home Guards Organization.

  • The Department has also imparted training to the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) drawing one company each from NAP (IR) Bns/DEF and Village Guards. Also, a ‘DEDICATED ‘SDRF’ from the existing Home Guards.