Deputy Assistant Director of Fire Service and Civil Defense, Jasim Uddin said, “Initiatives have been taken to protect the lives of the people from election violence. We are engaged in the field to take action to prevent violence, fire accidents and explosions in the parliamentary elections.”
He also said, “49 important places have been identified. A special fire service team has been set up with manpower for these spots. Fire service people will work to prevent chemical explosion. Thus, five separate teams have been formed.”
“800 members of the Fire Service and Civil Defense have been involved in electoral work. Besides, Rescue team, Hajmat Team, Reserve Team, Mobile Team and Special Team Field will work in the election field,” Jasim Uddin added.