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FIRE DEPARTMENT NEWS

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

August 17, 2018 1:15 am

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

October 20, 2017 12:53 pm

"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.

Fire dept to conduct survey of Sec 17 buildings

July 24, 2014 3:15 am

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

July 07, 2014 3:30 pm

The sanctioned strength of the Fire Department be increased.

EO starts checks in Sector 17

July 07, 2014 3:28 pm

Report on bylaw violations will be submitted in 10 days.

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

June 11, 2014 4:27 am

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

Fire in her belly

January 05, 2014 5:26 am

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

January 01, 2014 12:39 am

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

November 10, 2013 1:53 am

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

November 02, 2013 4:41 am

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