Andhra Pradesh

Fire stations across the State to be modernised

₹28 crore will soon be released for this, says Home Minister

Home Minister M. Sucharitha on Friday announced that ₹28 crore would soon be released for the modernization of 29 fire stations across the State.

Ms. Sucharitha, accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Pilli Subash Chandrabose, inaugurated the building of the East Godavari District Fire Office here on Friday. The State Government spent ₹1 crore on the construction of the building.

Ms. Sucharitha said that a decision has been taken to modernise all the firing stations and the plan was being executed by providing the building infrastructure for all the fire stations. Director General (Fire Services) A.G. Anuradha has shared the plans of the State Government and equipment available with the fire services wing.

Social Welfare Minister P. Viswaroop, Kakinada MP V. Geetha, Kakinada MLA D. Chandrasekhar Reddy, Collector D. Muralidhar Reddy, SP Adnan Nayeem Asmi and District Fire Officer Ch. Ratna Babu were present

A letter from the Editor

Dear reader,

We have been keeping you up-to-date with information on the developments in India and the world that have a bearing on our health and wellbeing, our lives and livelihoods, during these difficult times. To enable wide dissemination of news that is in public interest, we have increased the number of articles that can be read free, and extended free trial periods. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. We promise to deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda.

Support Quality Journalism
Recommended for you
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | Jun 5, 2020 9:35:14 PM |

Next Story