Gurugram, Feb. 15 -- To expand the reach of fire service department in the city, especially in developing sectors, the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) has sought land from the Haryana Shahari Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP) to set up four fire stations - one each in sectors 9, 9A, 23A and 43. Fire officials said that modern fire stations would be set up at these locations to cover the developing sectors.

In a letter to the HSVP administrator on February 7, the chief town planner, MCG, has asked for transfer of land at these sites earmarked for fire stations to the civic body for strengthening the fire safety infrastructure. In Gurugram, the fire service comes under the ambit of the MCG.

IS Kashyap, assistant divisional fire safety office...