Finance and Civil Supplies Minister Etela Rajender assured filling of all vacant posts in fire services department across the State.
He inaugurated fire station, constructed at a cost of Rs 60 lakh in Jammikunta on Thursday. Pointing out that the previous governments used to refuse to sanction new fire stations, the Minister said the Telangana government had sanctioned 68 new fire stations after coming to power in the State.
Besides upgrading the fire department, fire tenders along with latest equipments were provided to fire stations, he said.
Rajender asked the fire staff to win the minds of the people by reaching to the spot immediately after receiving the phone call about fire accidents and minimise the damage.
Later, the Minister also inaugurated new fire tender bullet vehicle.