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Delhi Factory Fire


Six killed in factory fire: Owner held, raids on to nab second accused

July 12, 2021 7:26 am

Police sources Sunday said the accused, Surbhi Garg, was nabbed from her residence in Paschim Vihar on Thursday.

Fire trap Bawana: Why majority of units take no precautions, fly under radar

January 31, 2018 10:51 am

A blaze that killed 17 has thrown the spotlight on the industrial area, which came up as a refuge for small-scale units. But with 1,500 fire calls in a year, and factories packed like matchboxes, making Bawana safe remains a distant dream.

Bawana accused had no licence to run factory: Delhi cops

January 29, 2018 6:53 am

Sources said Goel — who was arrested on Saturday — told police during questioning that they didn’t have any licence.

Bawana factory fire: Co-accused Lalit Goyal arrested

January 28, 2018 3:58 am

Police said Goyal, who had been absconding, was arrested by Rohini police Friday and handed over to the Crime Branch as the case has been transferred to them.

Bawana factory fire highlights: Case transferred to Crime Branch, Manoj Jain sent to one day judicial custody

January 21, 2018 10:31 pm

Bawana factory fire highlights: Delhi Fire Services Director GC Mishra said, "In all probability, it was a recently constructed building. The area was made only for the plastic factory. Only a probe will say if this factory received a NOC certificate. The activity undergoing here falls under high hazard category.

Delhi fire: Day after blaze killed 17, Bawana firecracker factory owner Manoj Jain arrested

January 21, 2018 11:36 am

The firecracker fire was the third fire incident in Bawana Industrial Area Saturday. The other fires, in separate factories, didn’t result in any casualties, said police.

At least 17 killed in fire at illegal firecracker storage unit in Delhi's Bawana industrial area 

January 22, 2018 12:59 pm

Incidentally, the firecracker fire was the third fire incident in Bawana Industrial Area Saturday. The other fires, in separate factories, didn't result in any casualties, said police.

Bawana Industrial Area factory fire: ‘Owner had licence to run plastic factory’

January 21, 2018 8:33 am

Police said they have lodged an FIR under IPC sections 285 (negligent conduct with respect to fire or combustible matter) and 304 (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) at Shahbad Dairy police station.

Cost of a life at Bawana unit: Rs 200 a day

January 21, 2018 8:46 am

Delhi factory fire: Among those missing or dead: a mother of six, a daughter on her first day at work