2,000 fire personnel to be deployed across Delhi on Diwali
Saturday, October 26, 2019, 9:11 AM
The Delhi Fire Service has cancelled leave-applications of its personnel and as-many-as 2,000 officers will be deployed on Diwali to deal with any emergency, officials said. The officers have been asked to ensure that vehicles are fully repaired and equipped to handle emergencies, they said. "This year we have extra manpower and are well-equipped to deal with any emergency," a senior fire official said.