200 firemen and 30 fire engines on standby to handle KNY fires

2022-05-03 10:43:43

April 13, 2022/ Khmer Times

The Firefighter Department is ready to handle all fire breakouts, irrespective minor or major, during the Khmer New Year celebration and holidays in Phnom Penh with the help of 200 firefighters who are on standby with 30 fire-engines.

The Department’s police chief Lieutenant Colonel Prum Yon said that his task force is ready to handle all fire incidences and ensure security and social order so that Cambodians and the people in the capital can celebrate and enjoy the Khmer New celebration and holidays..

Lt Col Yon said that he had already dispatched three fire trucks to each of the 14 districts.

“If there is a major breakout in one of the districts, then the other districts can sent their firemen and trucks to help extinguish the fire,” he added.