NATIONAL Fire Service College, Nagpur is hosting the 42nd Standing Fire Advisory Council (SFAC) meeting in its premises on June 20 and 21 on behalf of the Director General Fire Service, Civil Defence & Home Guards, New Delhi. In the two-day meeting many agenda points will be deliberated upon by the experts in order to derive measurable outcome in the form of recommendations for standardization, modernization and up-gradation of fire service of the country. Dr Subhash R Chaudhari, Vice Chancellor of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, will be the chief guest of the inaugural session of the 42nd SFAC meeting on June 20 and Sanjay Puri, Principal Director General, National Academy of Direct Taxes will grace the valediction function as chief guest on June 21. Taj Hassan, IPS, Director General Fire Service, Civil Defence & Home Guards is the Chairman of the SFAC, and Fire Adviser/Deputy Fire Adviser is the Member Secretary. Heads of the Fire Services of State Governments, Union Territories, Central Ministries, Director, National Fire Service College, Nagpur and Director, Bureau of Indian Standards, are its members.