A scenario on “Toxic Industrial Chemical Release” was conducted to elaborate how to handle an emergency situation of chemical release in closed compartment during the international seminar on “The Chemical Weapons Convention and Chemical Safety and Security Management” for member states of the OPCW in the Asian Region in collaboration with OPCW.

CBRNE units of tri-forces, Police, STF, “Suwa Seriya” ambulance service, Fire Brigade and staff of Galle Face Hotel contributed their fullest support to make this event a success.

The event was conducted on 05th December 2019 at Galle Face Hotel Colombo. Former Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne graced the session as the Chief Guest.