The officer in charge of Fire Station Kohima Wednesday clarified that officer on duty at control room on Sunday evening was not drunk but expressed regret the unruly incident that happened the same evening.
Responding to the news item under the headline “Drunk Fireman on duty in Fire Control Room” which appeared on Tuesday issue of this paper, the officer in charge of the station in a released revealed that control room had been receiving false call from anonymous caller bluffing the station for past one month.
However, due to unavailability of caller ID phone facility it could not detect the caller phone number.
He however revealed that on installation of caller ID phone on August 25, it had detected and identified that the false calls bluffing the station were received from Phone No. 9612735673, 9612008683 and 9862875619. The station had received about 20-30 calls from the three numbers, the released added.