The Plateau State Government says the fire incident involving a petrol tanker at Bok filling station near INEC office, Kufang, Jos has been brought under control.

This according to a statement on Monday followed the 'timely' intervention of men of the Fire Service and 'good spirited' members of the public. 

The statement by Yakubu Datti, the State Information Commissioner therefore appeals for calm as the relevant security agencies investigate the cause of the incident.

It also asked the public to disregard exaggerative reports meant to create anxiety.