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Have vacancies in fire department been filled, High Court asks Delhi government

The association said the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) had, in its March 2015 report on the performance audit of the DFS, found several loopholes in its functioning.

Delhi fire department gets over 200 calls on Diwali, big blaze in cloth godown

"Twenty-six fire tenders were sent to the spot. However, no injury has been reported in this case," a Delhi Fire Service (DFS) official said. "It was a three-storey building. The case is being investigated by the police," he said.

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Fire dept to conduct survey of Sec 17 buildings

Four major and moderate fires have been reported from Sector 17, the heart of the city, in recent weeks.

Admn gets notice, asked to pay Rs 20 lakh to dead fire fighters’ kin

The sanctioned strength of the Fire Department be increased.

EO starts checks in Sector 17

Report on bylaw violations will be submitted in 10 days.

Bureaucrat heads fire dept, chorus grows for an expert to do the job

Till 2004, the city had a regular chief fire officer; post has been held by bureaucrats since 2007

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Fire in her belly

Varsha Budhawant,one among only 13 firewomen in Mumbai,was among the rescuers at the Mont Blanc high-rise fire last month.

Fire at Mangal Bazar prompts

On Monday,a fire started in one of the plastic shops in the market which spread through seven shops

As blaze raged at Gokul,fire extinguishers lay unused

Karade said it seems the fire was caused by a short circuit in the meter box. It could have been because of an overload or loose connection.

Sale of firecrackers hit as stalls fail to get nod

The five stalls have managed to make about Rs 4 lakh each a day since October 28.

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