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Major fire at factory cluster in Dhayari

April 01, 2021 12:44 am

PMRDA Fire Chief Devendra Potphode said, "The four factories manufactured or assembled things like mattresses, electrical equipment, fire crackers and metal structures. A large chunk of stored material was damaged in the fire."

Mumbai fire brigade set to get hi-tech digital mobile radio system

February 19, 2019 2:04 am

The fire brigade will get 500 walkie-talkie sets, 500 2400mH (megahertz) batteries, 500 remote microphones, 390 digital VHF mobiles and 270 digital mounting stands.

Two labourers die of asphyxiation while cleaning tank

February 14, 2018 4:33 pm

Ramu had entered the tank to clean it while Ravi was outside to assist him. Some time later Ramu collapsed due to suffocation. Not getting any response from him, his colleague also entered the tank and he too met the same fate, police said.

‘Working towards overall revamp of Fire Brigade’

May 22, 2015 1:02 am

The seven-member panel is currently probing the Kalbadevi incident and is expected to submit its report by the next two weeks.

10 yrs on, only 1 of the 6 proposed fire command centres functional

May 14, 2015 12:36 am

Congress corporator Pravin Chheda said, “This just shows the attitude the corporation has towards the firemen.”

Pune: City not ready to face a trial by fire

May 13, 2015 12:00 am

Fire brigade struggles with grossly inadequate number of fire stations, fire suits and outdated equipment.

Fire brigade to draw up lists of defaulter high-rises ward-wise

July 27, 2014 12:00 am

Following Andheri blaze, fire officials to inspect buildings that are yet to submit fitness certificates of their firefighting systems.

Fire brigade keen on setting up new fire alert monitoring system

July 14, 2014 8:21 am

The brigade plans to replace its current control centre with an automatic web-based system.

‘Fire vehicles’ movement was hindered’

December 15, 2013 1:56 am

The hotel staff helped the fire brigade in clearing the parked vehicles.

10 brand new cars gutted in open godown

December 11, 2013 2:44 am

The incident took place at an open car warehouse in Marunji area near Hinjewadi around 1 am.


Mumbai: Driver dies as speeding car falls off highway

February 11, 2016 5:31 am

Mumbai, Feb 11 (ANI): A person died after a speeding car fell off the Eastern Express Highway in Mulund area of Mumbai on Wednesday night. The driver of the Skoda car lost balance and fell off along with the car and died on the spot. The victim was taken out of the car after an hour of the accident by the fire brigade team and the police.