Emergency Wing of CDA inspected 135 occupancies in Sep

ISLAMABAD:Emergency Audit and Prevention Wing (EAP) of CDA has inspected 135 Occupancies to check safety measures under the Islamabad Fire Prevention and Life Safety Regulation during the month of September.

In this connection, 122 Notices, 03 Show Cause / Final Warning Notice, three (03) Advisory Reports were also issued in addition to the issuance of three (03) NOC/Plan Approval. The meeting was informed that three (03) workshops/training sessions were also conducted to impart training to the Rescue Staff.

Mayor Islamabad Metropolitan Corporation and Chairman CDA Sheikh Anser Aziz was briefed in the meeting held at CDA headquarter on Monday regarding the performance of emergency and disaster Management Directorate.

He was also apprised that occupancies which were visited during the month of September include five (05) residential, eight (08) educational institute, fourteen (14) business, one (01) assembly, 17 Mercantile, 28 storage and others. It was also informed that 66 high rise buildings (15 M above), 69 Below 15 M, 05 Government and 130 were private occupancies, therefore, 57 occupancies inspected by North Region and 78 by South were inspected during the above said period.

Mayor said that the Emergency Audit and Prevention Wing should further accelerate and consolidate efforts to prevent any troublesome situation in the city. Thorough and conclusive, exercise should be conducted around the city to witness safely arrangement in buildings and installations. There should be no compromise on safely and security of citizens, the Mayor further said.