Sahibabad:  To provide immediate treatment to people sustaining burn injuries during the celebration of Diwali, hospitals of the city have decided to increase the number of staff. This apart, special training is also being imparted to the staff for treating burn cases.

Dr. Sandeep Jain of Pushpanjali hospital said, “We have given special training to our staff. Apart from posting additional number of surgeons special arrangements have also been made.”

The steps come in the wake of Doctors’ suggestion that burn injuries need immediate care.

Several cases of burn are reported across the capital on Diwali. To tackle this, private as well as government hospitals are making special arrangements.