Rescue 1122 gets blocked phone numbers of 100 fake callers

MULTAN: Rescue 1122 got blocked mobile phone numbers of 100 callers involved in making fake calls to the emergency service.

The Rescue 1122 had been receiving fake calls for last many months and action was taken against the callers by bringing these numbers into notice of the department concerned.

This was disclosed by District Emergency Officer Rescue 1122 Dr Kaleem Ullah while talking to reporter, here on Wednesday.

Dr Kaleem informed that the percentage of fake callers had reduced to 50 percent due to awareness campaign launched by the Rescue 1122.

The community awareness wing of Rescue 1122 is delivering lectures in different schools, colleges, universities and departments.

The District Emergency Officer said that Rescue 1122 have imparted training to 2000 volunteers across the district.