RAWALPINDI – The Punjab Emergency Service (Rescue 1122), Director General, Dr. Rizwan Naseer has reviewed the emergency arrangements during Eid days in all districts of Punjab.

In Rawalpindi more than 400 rescuers shall remain on special duties in district control room, emergency rescue stations, with 13 equipped emergency ambulances, 11 fire vehicles, 2 Water Bowzers and 4 special vehicles.

Emergency vehicles shall be deputed at all Eid Prayer sites and sensitive areas along with trained emergency staff to provide immediate pre-hospital emergency cover if needed. Emergency Officers including trained doctors shall supervise the arrangements during Eid days.

The leaves of the rescuers have been restricted in these cities and they have been assigned special emergency duties to effectively cover large Eid prayer gatherings and to provide the emergency medical, rescue and fire fighting services to citizens during Eid holidays.

Special mobile posts shall also be established for effectively providing medical cover to the public gatherings. Rescue posts shall be established at Chandni Chowk Murree Road, Pirwadhai Morr, Civil Lines Station Kahcheri Chowk, Bahria Town G.T. Road, GPO Chowk Sadder, Faizabad Flyover, Liaqat Bagh, Nawaz Shareef Park, Jinnah Park and Ayyub Park.

The Director General wished all the citizens a Happy Eid Mubarak and advised youngsters to avoid one wheeling for peaceful event. He further said citizens to dial 1122 in case of emergency. Only timely call can ensure timely rescue, he added.