ISLAMABAD  – Three CNG and petrol filling stations were fined over poor fire safety arrangement in Tarnol area of the federal capital.

Assistant Commissioner Saddar Islamabad, Waqas Rasheed during a surprise visit checked several CNG and petrol filling stations the other day.

The assistant commissioner imposed fine of Rs11,000 to three filing stations owners upon poor safety arrangements and directed them to arrange satisfactory fire fighting equipments in order to avoid any untoward incident. In addition, he checked the gauges at the filling station.

Waqas Rasheed directed owners of the filing stations to ensure adequate fire safety measures besides implementing business and industrial establishment security ordinance 2001.