Fire fighting demo at MGGC

Report by: 
KURMA RAO
Mayabunder
10 Dec 2017

The Fire Station, Mayabunder in North Andaman conducted a demonstration on fire fighting techniques, basic  first-aid and disaster preparedness at Mahatma Gandhi Govt. College (MGGC), Mayabunder last Friday. Led by Inspector Fire Brigade, J Edwin Fernandez and Station Officer of Mayabunder, Bapi Choudhury, the fire team demonstrated use of fire fighting equipment  to the students and faculty members of the college.
The demo was aimed at sensitizing pupils on first-aid, fire fighting and disaster preparedness Live demonstration on use of different fire extinguishers was done by the participants, who were imparted training. The fire team urged students to spread their  experience and knowledge which they gained during the training in their respective localities and its utilisation at time of disaster.