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Kamala Mills, one year on: Parents of lone staffer who died resume work

Sarbajit’s body was found in a washroom with that of a guest an hour-and-a-half after the fire broke out in the wee hours on December 29.

Kamala Mills, one year on: Fire brigade’s integrated command and control system yet to take off

A source in BMC said the fire brigade issued a showcause notice to the contractor two weeks ago, demanding that the work be completed by December 26.


Kamala Mills Fire: A year on, SC grants bail to owners of 1Above, co-owner of Mojo’s Bistro

Grants bail on technical grounds, pulls up HC that denied them bail last month for not making available order copy.

Fire safety: Panel to inspect highrises yet to be constituted

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had approved the proposal to form an independent highrise cell to inspect highrises, ensure they comply with fire safety norms and maintain fire fighting equipment.

Kamla Mills fire: Supreme Court refuses interim bail to restaurateur

Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Tuli, said that he was the co-owner of the restaurant situated in the compound, where the fire incident had taken place, and the other accused have been granted bail by the courts.

Kamala Mills co-owner withdraws plea against arrest from Supreme Court

Ravi Surajmal Bhandari withdrew his habeas corpus petition after a bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan asked him to approach the trial court to seek bail.


Bombay High Court seeks constant checks to stop Kamala Mills repeat

The Bombay High Court on Monday said the fire in the Kamala Mills compound on December 29 last year offered the city an opportunity to ensure that such a tragedy would not be repeated and constant monitoring should be carried out to avoid such incidents in the future. A division bench of Justices R M […]

Kamala Mills fire: Three accused remanded to police custody till January 25

The municipal commissioner's report said the owners of Kamla Mills allowed illegal alterations and usage of the terrace by the two pubs.

Kamala Mills fire: Mumbai hotelier sent to police custody for 'sheltering' accused

Police claims that Kariya who was arrested on Tuesday had 'sheltered' the owners of 1Above pub who have been absconding since then.

‘Only those who don’t understand demographic and social realities can criticise our actions’

Mumbai Police was panned for its handling of the January 3 bandh called by Dalit groups. But the police force has sought to defend its stance saying it took a professional and difficult decision to abstain from using force against the protesting mobs.