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Mumbai Fire Brigade set to recruit 900 firefighters

March 23, 2022 4:05 pm

Sources said that the fire brigade has received over 1,000 applications for the posts. Eligible candidates will go through a selection process, including a written examination.

Mumbai: Fire Brigade to procure 36 vehicles to boost fleet, ensure better response time

January 25, 2022 7:00 am

🔴 With an increase in fire incidents and challenges associated with firefighting, the Fire Brigade is enhancing its capacity by introducing new vehicles like fire bikes, hazmat vans and drones.

Mumbai: To reach congested areas on time, Fire Brigade to soon add bikes to its fleet

October 26, 2021 9:43 am

Mumbai news: A proposal of Rs 3.15 crore, which includes procurement, assembling, maintenance and operation of fire bikes for next five years, will be tabled before the BMC’s Standing Committee for approval on Wednesday.

Pune: Fire at grocery shop on Alandi road, no casualties

October 07, 2021 12:29 pm

The fire brigade control room received a call around 10 pm. Two fire tenders and a water tanker reached the spot quickly and brought the situation under control in two hours.

Following blaze that left woman dead, Fire Brigade to serve notice to Khar building owner

September 25, 2021 1:05 am

A 40-year-old woman, Hema Jagwani, died after a fire broke out in the seven-storey building on the Sixth Road in Khar west around 7 pm on Thursday.

Mumbai fire brigade unions demand personal protection suits for all firefighters

September 13, 2021 8:09 am

There are more than 340 firefighters who are without this equipment.

Pune: Fire at chemical storage facility, two suffer serious burn injuries

August 09, 2021 9:44 am

Three buses gutted, some more parked at servicing centre nearby also suffered damage.

Pune: Fire Brigade personnel come to rescue of dog after it gets head stuck in plastic jar

June 02, 2021 11:23 am

Fire brigade officials said that around 8 am on Tuesday morning, the control room received a call from a citizen informing them about the stray dog.

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.


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.