An International Emergency Team comprising office-bearers and experts from Asian Fire Service Association (AFSA), UK called on Additional Chief Secretary Punjab Shamail Ahmad Khawaja at Civil Secretariat here on Monday.
The International emergency team led by Pakistani British national Mehrban Sadiq accompanied by Chief Fire Officer (R) UK Fire Service Darel Operey, Fire Fighting Management Expert Steven Garcia, Driving Instructor Expert in Emergency Response Driving Skills Muhammad Ali and Secretary International Emergency Team UK Sahibzada Irfan Shah met the addl chief secretary (ACS). They apprised the ACS Punjab that the team had come here for evaluation and capacity-building of fire instructors and driving instructors besides extending cooperation in development of technical specification of installation used in fire simulators and review of emergency operational capacity of Punjab Emergency Service.
Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122) Director General Dr. Rizwan Naseer informed the meeting about the performance of his organization. It was agreed during the meeting that the preventive front regarding development of fire fighting system should also be focused.