Take fire safety seriously this Diwali

Update: 1:09PM MEMBERS of the general public are urged to take fire safety precautions seriously as Diwali celebrations this weekend is already picking up momentum.

NFA chairperson Francis Kean issued the general advice on behalf of the staff of the National Fire Authority yesterday.

“We’d like to pass out a general advice to all our good citizens, please take the necessary fire and safety precautions to ensure that we do enjoy our long weekend and most importantly our Diwali celebrations, be cautious and keep fire safety as a priority in our celebrations these weekend and beyond,” he said.

He made the comments as  NFA commissioned a new fire station at Korovou near Sigatoka yesterday. 

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