Fire Protection and Control is also looked after Police of U.T. of Lakshadweep. The Superintendent of Police is designated as the Chief Fire Officer. DYSP/Fire supervises works of all Fire Stations. There are 9 Fire Stations in each Island except Bitra. The OIC Police Station is designated as Station Fire Officer and equipped with Fire Tenders and other Fire fighting equipments. In case of fire incident concerned Police Station landline number may be dialed.