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Delhi: Accountant dead as godown full of oil goes up in flames

The charred body of Romit Kumar, an accountant at the godown, was found inside his cabin on the first floor at 8 pm.

200 evacuated as Janakpuri building with coaching centres catches fire

Three coaching centres function out of three floors of the building, and over 140 students were among those rescued, said Bhupender Prakash, Hari Nagar fire station officer.


Shahdara factory fire: Factory’s licence expired, says East civic body, CM Kejriwal orders probe

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited the site with Industries Minister Satyendar Jain and said a probe would be conducted to ascertain the reason behind the incident.

Delhi factory fire: Saw bodies covered in soot, say grieving kin of victims

On Saturday afternoon, as firefighters struggled to douse the fire at the factory, three heartbroken families sat outside the GTB Hospital mortuary.

Delhi: Teen, two women dead in Shahdara factory fire

Over 100 firefighters spent eight hours dousing the blaze, which broke out around 9 am inside the bath fittings factory located in a cramped lane of Friends Colony in Jhilmil Industrial Area.

Delhi: At least three dead in fire at Jhilmil industrial area; CM Kejriwal announces Rs 5 lakh compensation

The incident took place in a hardware factory in Shahdara's Jhilmil industrial area around 9 am.


Delhi Fire Services get boost as 240 men join ranks

The fire chief said they were planning to employ 25% of communication staff and 500 members of firefighting staff, who would already be trained for work, on a contract basis. The plan is currently awaiting financial approval from the state government.

Delhi: 100 trapped in Pitampura building blaze rescued

Delhi Fire Services (DFS) said that the fire broke out at Tower Height Apartment around 1:10 am. More than 12 fire tenders were pressed into service.

Fire breaks out at cloth godown in Delhi's Chandni Chowk area

Seven fire tenders are present at the spot.

Delhi: Fire at Jeevan Deep building, 100 people evacuated

S K Dua, divisional head of the DFS, said that while 50 people were rescued from the fourth floor, another 70-80 were rushed out of their offices on the third and fifth floors.

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Massive fire breaks out at Hotel Arpit Palace in Delhi's Karol Bagh

At least 25 fire tenders responded to a call at 4.30 am Tuesday morning to conduct rescue operations