Rawalpindi- Raids have been conducted in areas of Saddar Cantonment for checking fire fighting equipments while Ghakhar Plaza and City Centre were fined for inadequate fire fighting arrangements.

District Officer Civil Defense Sanjida Khanum told that operation had been started against those who had not made adequate fire safety arrangements and during that special campaign they conducted surprise raids in areas of Saddar Cantonment, Bank road, Hyder road, Marir Chowk. They challaned Ghaker Plaza and City center as these plazas did not have proper fire safety arrangements despite repeated notices.

They were also issued to 25 plazas, shops and petrol pumps for lacking fire safety arrangements.