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AMC gears up to face cyclone, cancels leaves of fire brigade, emergency staff

DNAHM128438 | 6/13/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :327



The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has geared up to meet any eventuality following the cyclone 'Vayu' that will hit the coast of Gujarat on Thursday. Mayor Bijal Patel said on Wednesday said that leaves of fire brigade personnel and other emergency staff have been cancelled with immediate effect.
Hospitals and allied health centres have been put on emergency mode to tackle any eventuality. Three teams of Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency Services have been deployed in Porbandar and Dwarka, where the cyclone is supposed to strike.
Patel said that control rooms have been set up at Paldi (main control room) and all the seven zones. Personnel of Torrent Power are deployed at the control rooms to respond to a situation
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