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Delhi fire


Robots will help douse fires in Delhi: 'Remote controlled, will save lives'

May 20, 2022 11:43 pm

With a capacity to cover a distance of upto 100 meters, the automatic robots will be able to douse fires in narrow streets, basements, chemical tanks, factories, and climb stairs and break glasses.

Mundka fire: For families of those still missing, an endless wait

May 17, 2022 1:28 am

Of 27, eight bodies have been identified so far.

At time of fire, post of licensing inspector in Mundka was vacant

May 16, 2022 10:38 pm

Sushil Gautam was posted as inspector on Friday, the same day the fire broke out. His predecessor Sandeep Kumar Kaushik was relieved on May 4, and from then till May 13, the post was vacant.

Mundka fire victim’s mother: My 18-year-old daughter supported our family of nine

May 16, 2022 2:40 pm

Nisha Kumari never talked about what she really wanted to do. She was just concerned about providing for the family.

A choked exit, rooms full of smoke, and windows that wouldn’t break – survivors recall Mundka fire horror

May 15, 2022 7:47 am

They recalled they first started to panic when electricity in the building was cut-off, and as people tried to make their way downstairs from the only exit, they noticed smoke coming from the bottom.

No fire NOC, MCD nod, one exit for all, owners escaped from top floor

May 15, 2022 5:22 am

“The building didn't have a fire NOC (no objection certificate) and clearance from the MCD. It seems the entire building was illegal,” Delhi Fire Services Chief, Atul Garg said.

Delhi Mundka fire in photos, videos — latest updates

May 14, 2022 10:41 am

The Delhi police have arrested the owners of Cofe Impex Pvt Ltd, which manufactures CCTV cameras since it was the office of Cofe Impex where the fire broke out.

Delhi: DTC bus catches fire, no casualties

April 07, 2022 7:52 am

Officials said that it was an old bus bought 12 years ago, and was running past its annual maintenance contract(AMC).

Factory fire killed 6 in Delhi: NGT asks Chief Secretary to act

September 11, 2021 10:01 am

The order was passed while hearing a matter taken up on the basis of a July 12 report in The Indian Express on the death of six workers in a factory fire in Delhi.

Six missing in Delhi shoe factory fire: Forensic team finds charred remains inside building

June 26, 2021 8:46 am

Four days on, police said they have started search operation on upper floors and will send teams to all areas of the building. Fire officials said the building won’t collapse as of now.


Delhi: 43 killed in early morning fire at Anaj Mandi

December 09, 2019 6:55 am

Delhi fire: At least 50 people have been rescued so far. The fire, which erupted due to a short-circuit, has been doused and rescue efforts are underway.

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

February 14, 2019 6:54 am

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