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Kolkata fire


Violence at Amit Shah's Kolkata rally LIVE Updates: TMC seeks meeting with EC, Mamata announces protest rally

May 15, 2019 12:34 am

Amit Shah Kolkata Rally Violence Live News: Clashes broke out between BJP supporters and Trinamool Congress Chatra Parishad (TMCP) activists during Amit Shah's roadshow in Kolkata on Tuesday.

Fire at Kolkata’s ‘tallest building’, no casualty

November 19, 2018 6:37 am

Police said three firetenders were rushed to the spot, and that no one was injured or trapped by the fire. Construction work at the site began in 2008.

Kolkata hospital fire: Major fires the city has seen this year

October 03, 2018 11:04 am

Kolkata fire: A look at some of the major fire incidents that took place in Kolkata this year.

Kolkata Bagree market fire: Case registered against owner, 2 directors; all accused absconding

September 19, 2018 7:26 am

Firefighters and disaster management groups were engaged in the cooling process of the building.

No ventilation, defunct sprinklers, blocked staircases: Probe report

September 18, 2018 3:42 am

According to the preliminary probe report submitted by the police and the state fire department at the meeting, sprinklers inside the building were lying defunct. Despite housing hundreds of shops, the building had no ventilation.

Kolkata: Opposition blames TMC for Bagree Market fire, demands probe

September 16, 2018 10:38 pm

BJP state president Dilip Ghosh said there should be an independent inquiry to ascertain if there was any conspiracy or sabotage behind the massive blaze.

Fire breaks out at central Kolkata building, SBI office gutted

October 19, 2017 4:55 pm

The fire broke out at the 16th floor of the Jeevan Sudha building, which houses the server room of the State Bank of India's global market office

Fire in Kolkata's multi-storied office building, no casualty

July 20, 2017 8:50 pm

Eight persons fell sick after inhaling smoke. They were all released from a state run hospital after preliminary treatment, a hospital source said. Ten fire tenders were pressed into service to douse the fire which broke out at 12, Pretoria Street building.

Fire breaks out at New Secretariat, several govt records gutted

April 11, 2015 2:08 am

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

Survivors recount narrow escape from blazing building

September 02, 2014 1:56 pm

According to fire officials, the fire first broke out on the 12th floor and later spread to the 13th and 14th floors.


Fire at Kolkata Medical College and Hospital, no casualties reported

October 04, 2018 7:27 am

A fire broke out at Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata on Wednesday morning. The medical college also known as the Calcutta Medical College is one of the oldest hospitals in the city

Major fire in Kolkata's Chatterjee International building

September 02, 2014 2:28 pm

Fire broke out at a 22-storey highrise commercial building in south Kolkata area on Tuesday morning.


Kolkata medical college fire under control

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

An early morning fire at the Kolkata Medical College and Hospital has been brought under control. Ten fire tenders were rushed to the spot and at least 250 people evacuated. But no casualties have been reported.